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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A suit filed in opposition to another suit in a legal action v. - Set up a suit in opposition to a previous suit.

Usage examples (34)
  • This changes the dynamic of litigation, even if the chance of success of a counterclaim is low.
  • The best counterclaim is that … while purporting to do these things … it fails at almost everyone.
  • Your counterclaim is absurd.
  • The counterclaim will be a doozy. for more
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