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counter

adverb
 
 
/ˈkaʊntər/
be/run counter to sth to have the opposite effect to something : The new road plans run counter to the government's aim of reducing pollution.Opposites
Translations of “counter”
in Spanish contrariamente a, al revés de, al contrario de…
in French à l’encontre de…
in German entgegengesetzt…
in Chinese (Traditional) 相反地, 對立地…
in Chinese (Simplified) 相反地, 对立地…
(Definition of counter adverb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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