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tilbakevise

verb

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counter

verb

Definitions of counter

to do something to stop something bad from happening or to reduce the bad effects of something

We must promote employment to counter the effects of the current recession.

to react to what someone has said or written by giving an opposing view or by giving information that contradicts that person

He countered with some very persuasive arguments.