counternoun [ C ]uk /ˈkaʊn.tər/ us /ˈkaʊn.t̬ɚ/
counter noun [ C ] (SURFACE)
› mainly US UK usually worktop, work surface a kitchen counter :
- 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)
counterverb [ I or T ]uk /ˈkaʊn.tər/ us /ˈkaʊn.t̬ɚ/
When criticisms were made of the school's performance, the parents' group countered with details of its exam results.