Meaning of counterstrike in English:

counterstrike

Pronunciation /ˈkaʊntəstrʌɪk/

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noun

  • An attack made in response to one made by an enemy or opponent.

    • ‘the assumption is that even the slight possibility of a counterstrike would be enough to deter him’

verbcounterstruck

[no object]
  • Attack in response.

    • ‘almost anyone can be taught to block a punch and counterstrike’