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Meaning of “counter” - Learner’s Dictionary

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 Vietnamese ngược lại…
in Thai ที่ต่อต้าน…
in Malaysian bertentangan…
in French à l’encontre de…
in German entgegengesetzt…
in Indonesian berlawanan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 相反地, 对立地…
in Chinese (Traditional) 相反地, 對立地…
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