Meaning of "counterclockwise" in Essential English Dictionary

counterclockwise

adjective, adverb uk /ˌkaʊntəˈklɒkwaɪz/ US (UK anti-clockwise)

in the opposite direction from the way the hands (= parts that point to the numbers) of a clock move

Opposite

(Definition of “counterclockwise” from the Cambridge Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)