counteraction

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الإنجليزية - الإنجليزية
An act of retaliation; a counterattack
Any action in opposition to a previous action
{n} opposit action, defeat
Action in opposition; hindrance resistance
action intended to nullify the effects of some previous action
{i} working against, negation, cancelling out
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To act in opposition to; to hinder, defeat, or frustrate, by contrary agency or influence; as, to counteract the effect of medicines; to counteract good advice
counteract
to act in opposition to
counteract
{v} to act contrary to, hinder, stop
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oppose and mitigate the effects of by contrary actions; "This will counteract the foolish actions of my colleagues"
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destroy property or hinder normal operations; "The Resistance sabotaged railroad operations during the war"
counteract
oppose and mitigate the effects of by contrary actions; "This will counteract the foolish actions of my colleagues
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{f} work against, cancel out, negate
counteract
act in opposition to
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To counteract something means to reduce its effect by doing something that produces an opposite effect. My husband has to take several pills to counteract high blood pressure. to reduce or prevent the bad effect of something, by doing something that has the opposite effect
counteract
oppose or check by a counteraction
counteractions
plural of counteraction
counteraction
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