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counter

1. noun COMM in shop, pub, bank, etc 2. noun kitchen worktop3. noun small disc for games4. noun device for counting or measuring5. noun response to criticism or argument6. noun sth that counteracts or counter-attacks7. verb respond to criticism or argument8. verb counteract or counter-attack
phrases
1 noun COMM in shop, pub, bank, etc cuntar masc1  c m ubehind the counter ar chúl an chuntairat the perfume counter ag cuntar na gcumhrán 2 noun kitchen worktop (especially US)cuntar masc1  c m ucuntar oibre  c m u
Taispeáin iontráil iomlán 
3 noun small disc for gamescnaipe masc4  c m ulicín masc4  c m u 4 noun device for counting or measuringáiritheoir masc  c m upulse counter áiritheoir bíog 5 noun response to criticism or argumenthis counter to these statements an freagra a bhí aige ar na ráitis seo 6 noun sth that counteracts or counter-attacksthe boxer threw a right-hand counter d'fhreagair an dornálaí lena dheasóga counter to this male-dominated society mar mhalairt ar an tsochaí seo ina bhfuil ceannas ag fir 7 verb respond to criticism or argument TRANSITIVEcuir in aghaidhcuir i gcoinneaisfhreagra a thabhairt arwe countered their points with some of our own chuireamar in aghaidh na bpointí a bhí acu lenár gcuid pointí féin 8 verb counteract or counter-attack TRANSITIVEcuir in aghaidhcuir i gcoinneto counter fraud calaois a chomhracto counter the effect of television troid in aghaidh thionchar na teilifíse, cur in aghaidh thionchar na teilifísehe countered with a right punch thug sé deasóg ar ais dó
phrases

counter to

prepositionin aghaidhi gcoinnein éadanthis is counter to the Council's plan tá sé seo in aghaidh phlean na Comhairle, tá sé seo ag teacht salach ar phlean na Comhairle

over the counter

also PHARM, FINthar an gcuntarthis cannot be bought over the counter ní féidir é seo a cheannach thar an gcuntar

under the counter

faoi choimfaoi rúnar chúla téarmaífaoin gcuntarit's still being sold under the counter díoltar faoin gcuntar go fóill é, tá sé fós á dhíol ar chúla téarmaí

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