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coun·ter·move

 (koun′tər-mo͞ov′)
n.
A move made in opposition or retaliation to another.
intr.v. (koun′tər-mo͞ov′) coun·ter·moved, coun·ter·mov·ing, coun·ter·moves
To make a move in retaliation or opposition.

coun′ter·move′ment n.

countermove

(ˈkaʊntəˌmuːv)
n
an opposing move
vb
to make or do (something) as an opposing move
ˈcounterˌmovement n

coun•ter•move

(n. ˈkaʊn tərˌmuv; v. ˌkaʊn tərˈmuv)
n., v. -moved, -mov•ing. n.
1. a move made in opposition to another move.
v.i., v.t.
2. to move in opposition.
[1855–60]

countermove

An operation undertaken in reaction to or in anticipation of a move by the enemy. See also counterattack.

countermove


Past participle: countermoved
Gerund: countermoving

Imperative
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Present
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Preterite
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Present Continuous
I am countermoving
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Present Perfect
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Past Continuous
I was countermoving
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Past Perfect
I had countermoved
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Future
I will countermove
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Future Perfect
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Future Continuous
I will be countermoving
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Present Perfect Continuous
I have been countermoving
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Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been countermoving
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Past Perfect Continuous
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Conditional
I would countermove
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Past Conditional
I would have countermoved
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.countermove - an attack by a defending force against an attacking enemy force in order to regain lost ground or cut off enemy advance units etc.
attack, onrush, onset, onslaught - (military) an offensive against an enemy (using weapons); "the attack began at dawn"
riposte - (fencing) a counterattack made immediately after successfully parrying the opponents lunge
References in classic literature ?
A countermovement is then accomplished from east to west with a remarkable resemblance to the preceding movement from west to east.
In a study on 10 elite female volleyball players, Marques et al, 2008 reported changes in strength and power performance as a result of a 12-week program performed during the in-season (10 regular plus 2 additional sessions consisting of combined resistance- and plyometric-exercises), and reported improvements in muscular strength (13% and 18% for squat and bench-press, respectively), ball-throwing- (13%), and countermovement jump (4%).
Additionally, FitzGerald discusses the historical countermovement away from fundamentalism--liberal Christianity--in a way that kindles admiration for theologians like Horace Bushnell and Reinhold Niebuhr.
Some have insinuated 'usefulness' as complicit in a top-down agenda of decentralised control and neoliberalism, but in fact it is a countermovement built from within, comparable to the self-socialisation within the 19th-century Institute: rooted in production over consumption, usership over spectatorship, constituency over audience compliance.
HGS and countermovement jump, CMJ), because muscle strength and power of upper and lower limbs have been shown to be key to success (1-3).
Seventeen female ballet students were divided into two groups, experimental and control, and tested before and after an 8-week, 2 times/week intervention for peak torque of knee extensors and flexors at 60[degrees] and 180[degrees], and jumping ability (squat jump, countermovement jump, countermovement with arm swing jump, saute in first position, and saute in first position with port de bras).
The jump test for evaluate the explosive strength is with the squat jump, but for evaluate the elastic explosive strength is with the countermovement jump, the test for evaluate the reflex elastic explosive strength is with the Bosco test.
Several times this movement directed to the east comes into collision with a countermovement from east to west; in the year twelve it reaches its utmost limit--Moscow; and, with remarkable symmetry, the countermovement from east to west is accomplished, drawing within itself, as the first movement had done, the peoples of the center.
Rather, he uses such terms as insurgency trap, countermovement, appropriated representation, decommodification, double movement, and institutional moment.
Vertical Jump: Countermovement vertical jump height (cm) was measured using a vertical jump mat and belt (Takei Jump Meter, Japan).
The contributors draw on Karl PolyaniAEs theory of countermovement and transformation, as well as classic sociology frameworks.
This study assessed the contribution of forceful arm swing during the eccentric and concentric phases of the countermovement jump (CMJ), in order to determine the effect on CMJ performance.