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counterattacknoun counteraction, counterassault, counterblast, counterblow, countermeasure, counteroffensive, counterplot, counterpush, counterstroke, counterthrust, cross fire, reprisal, retort, retortion, revenge, riposte
See also: confront, oppose, opposition, reprisal
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Early on July 9, the 17th's K and I companies counterattacked
, passing through the small defense perimeter set up on the hill's east shoulder by Northcutt and other G Company soldiers.
The militia counterattacked
through the gap between the knolls, and riflemen hemmed in the British force from the flanks.
``Where Dynamo were very clever was they defended very well and counterattacked
, which is what you see very many times in the Champions League.''