counter englannista suomeksi
One who counts.
A telltale; a contrivance attached to an engine, printing press, or other machine, for the purpose of counting the revolutions or the pulsations.
A table or board on which money is counted and over which business is transacted
A shop tabletop on which goods are examined, weighed or measured.
In a kitchen, a surface, often built into the wall and above a cabinet, designed to be used for food preparation.
Any stone lying closer to the center than any of the opponent's stones.
The prison attached to a city court; a compter.
1590, (w), ''Christopher Bowman's Petition''
- He remaynes prisonner in the Counter in Woodstrete in the hole, by the contagiousing wherof he is lyke to perishe
A class of word used along with numbers to count objects and events, typically mass nouns. Although rare and optional in English (e.g. "20 head of cattle"), they are numerous and required in Chinese, Japanese, and Korean.
Contrary, in opposition; in an opposite direction.
- running counter to all the rules of virtue
In the wrong way; contrary to the right course.
''a hound that runs counter''
2004, Bee Lavender, Maia Rossini, ''Mamaphonic: Balancing Motherhood and Other Creative Acts''
- She hated being pregnant; it ran counter to everything she wanted from her body
- which darts they never throw counter, but at the back of the flyer
1959, D. Salinger|J. D. Salinger, ''Seymour: An Introduction'':
- Seymour, sitting in an old corduroy armchair across the room, a cigarette going, wearing a blue shirt, gray slacks, moccasins with the counters broken down, a shaving cut on the side of his face (..)
(alternative form of) Formerly used to designate any under part which served for contrast to a principal part, but now used as equivalent to countertenor.
- with kindly counter under mimic shade
To return a blow while receiving one, as in boxing.
(RQ:Kingsley Two Years Ag)
- His left hand countered provokingly.
To take action in response to; to respond.
a. 1865, (w), ''Mind in Form''
- Innumerable facts attesting the counter principle.