counterproposal


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coun·ter·pro·pos·al

 (koun′tər-prə-pō′zəl)
n.
A proposal offered to nullify or substitute for a previous one.

counterproposal

(ˈkaʊntəprəˌpəʊzəl)
n
a proposal offered as an alternative to a previous proposal

coun•ter•pro•pos•al

(ˈkaʊn tər prəˌpoʊ zəl)

n.
a proposal offered to offset or substitute for a preceding one.
[1880–85]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.counterproposal - a proposal offered as an alternative to an earlier proposal
proposal - something proposed (such as a plan or assumption)
Translations

counterproposal

[ˈkaʊntərprəpəʊzəl] ncontre-proposition fcounter-revolution counterrevolution [ˌkaʊntərrɛvəˈluːʃən] (US) n
contre-révolution fcounter-revolutionary counterrevolutionary [ˌkaʊntərrɛvəˈluːʃənəri] (US)
adj [activity, propaganda] → contre-révolutionnaire
n (= person) → contre-révolutionnaire mf

counterproposal

[ˈkaʊntəprəˌpəʊzəl] ncontroproposta
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They said a counterproposal from the school was offered during the session.
The Forsa union's Ian McDonnell said: "Only a substantive counterproposal, which addresses all areas of our claim, will be enough to prevent us serving notice of industrial action next week."
After the rejection of the proposal submitted by Akinci for the formation of a joint committee for the management of natural gas, Anastasiades said that at Friday's meeting a counterproposal was submitted that would create a sense of security among the two communities as regards the benefits that would arise from the exercise of the Republic's sovereign rights in its own exclusive economic zone (EEZ).
Chevron is demonstrating capital discipline, as demonstrated by its decision not to make a counterproposal to Occidental Petroleum's (OXY) offer for Anadarko (APC), and it has a lower capital spending growth rate and a higher production growth rate through 2023 than its closest peer, Exxon (XOM), said Mehta.
-- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- May 9, 2019 -- Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) announced today that, under the terms of its previously announced Merger Agreement with Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: APC), it will not make a counterproposal and will allow the four-day match period to expire.
Energy company Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) said on Thursday that will not make a counterproposal for the acquisition of Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC).
In Hanoi, Kim made a counterproposal to dismantle only the North's main nuclear facility in Yongbyon, leading to the summit's collapse.
Saying no to every compromise proposal put forth by the president without providing a counterproposal that can be agreed to by all sides isnt leadership, its abdication.
Moreover, Peza said the joint venture between Transco and the Benguet Electric Cooperative (Beneco), which submitted a counterproposal for BCEZ distribution rate of P0.26 per kilowatt hour for the duration of the contract, is not compliant with Peza's board approval to retain BCEZ's existing distribution rate of P0.3448 per kWh for the first four years of the concession period.
Instead, Viacom President/CEO Bob Bakish , who earned total compensation of $20.3 million in 2017, is likely positioning himself for a future role in a reunified CBS by assisting in the preparation of a counterproposal.
'Failure by the claimants to submit their counterproposal stalled the negotiations.
Peza Director General Charito Plaza told reporters in an interview earlier this week that she has formed a technical working group that would come up with a counterproposal to the tax package.