Origin of counterpin
How to use counterpin in a sentence
When Chérif got out of prison, he worked at the fish counter of a supermarket.France Mourns—and Hunts|Nico Hines, Christopher Dickey|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
This led to the formation of a Christian militant group to counter the rebels, and all-out sectarian violence exploded.The Year’s Most Forgotten Humanitarian Crisis|Nina Strochlic|January 1, 2015|DAILY BEAST
It seemed gratuitous and counter-intuitive in a story that had already inflicted more than enough suffering.How Dickens and Scrooge Saved Christmas|Clive Irving|December 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Then the sun went down and the anger came back as a “Thank You NYPD” rally traded insults with counter-protestors.NYC’s Garner Protesters vs. Pro-Cop Protesters|Jacob Siegel|December 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
If you need to store the bottle in the fridge, let it warm up for a few minutes on the counter before serving.Champagne: You’re Drinking It All Wrong|Kayleigh Kulp|December 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
On to Gaba Tepe just in time to see the opening, the climax and the end of the dreaded Turkish counter attack.
Though, as everybody well knew, the doctor had forbidden her to lift so much as a pin!The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
Our beloved Queen had drawn the teeth of the Turkish counter-attack on our extreme left.
Thereupon, I gave the word for a general counter-attack and our line began to advance.
The handkerchief glimmered on the counter, more white than anything else in that grey dusk.Hilda Lessways|Arnold Bennett