counternoun [ C ]uk /ˈkaʊn.tər/ us /ˈkaʊn.t̬ɚ/
counter noun [ C ] (SURFACE)
There was nobody behind/on the counter when I went into the bank, and I had to wait to be served. 我進銀行時櫃枱後沒人，我只得等候有人出來服務。
› mainly US UK usually worktop, work surface a kitchen counter（廚房）操作枱，料理枱
- He asked the man behind the counter to make up a box with a mixed selection of chocolates.
- If you want to buy tickets, you need to go to the counter opposite.
- The customs official beckoned the woman to his counter.
- Will passengers waiting to board please go to the ticket counter?
- Each transaction at the foreign exchange counter seems to take forever.
counter noun [ C ] (OBJECT IN GAME)
counter noun [ C ] (DOING COUNTING)
counterverb [ I or T ]uk /ˈkaʊn.tər/ us /ˈkaʊn.t̬ɚ/
After the government bombed their camp, the rebels countered with an attack on the capital. 首相反駁了反對黨關於社會保健服務開支被削減的說法，稱政府已增加了這方面的開支。
When criticisms were made of the school's performance, the parents' group countered with details of its exam results. 當有人對學校的表現提出批評時，家長會舉出具體的考試成績予以反駁。