countersue

[koun-ter-soo]
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verb (used with object), coun·ter·sued, coun·ter·su·ing.

to bring a civil action against (one's complainant).

verb (used without object), coun·ter·sued, coun·ter·su·ing.

to bring a civil action against one's complainant.

Nearby words

  1. counterstain,
  2. counterstamp,
  3. counterstatement,
  4. counterstroke,
  5. countersubject,
  6. countersuit,
  7. countertenor,
  8. counterterrorism,
  9. countertop,
  10. countertraction

Origin of countersue


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