counterweight(redirected from counterweighted)
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1. A weight used as a counterbalance.
2. A force or influence equally counteracting another.
coun′ter·weight′ed (-wā′tĭd) adj.
a counterbalancing weight, influence, or force
1. a weight used as a counterbalance.v.t.
2. to balance or equip with a counterweight.
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|Noun||1.||counterweight - a weight that balances another weight|
sash weight - a counterweight for a sliding sash
tare - (chemical analysis) a counterweight used in chemical analysis; consists of an empty container that counterbalances the weight of the container holding chemicals
weight - an artifact that is heavy
|Verb||1.||counterweight - constitute a counterweight or counterbalance to|