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English definition of “counterblast”


noun [C]     /ˈkaʊn.tə.blɑːst/ US  /-t̬ɚ.blæst/ literary
a forceful reaction to a spoken attack : The author has since delivered a damning counterblast to her critics .Answering and responding
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