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To cause to have no effect; bring to nothing; counteract; nullify
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  1. To cause to have no effect; bring to nothing; counteract; nullify
  2. To cause (someone) to feel the impatience, impotence, annoyance, anger, etc. commonly felt when desires or needs are not satisfied
  3. (Psychol.) To prevent from gratifying certain impulses or desires, either conscious or unconscious
To counterbalance or counteract the effect of; render ineffective.
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  1. To counterbalance or counteract the effect of; render ineffective.
  2. (Chem.) To destroy the distinctive or active properties of
  3. To cause an acidic solution to become neutral by adding a base to it or to cause a basic solution to become neutral by adding an acid to it. Salt and water are usually formed in the process.
To make invalid; deprive of legal force
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  1. To make invalid; deprive of legal force
To find any difference that may exist between the debit and credit sides of (an account); also, to equalize the debit and credit sides of (an account)
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  1. To find any difference that may exist between the debit and credit sides of (an account); also, to equalize the debit and credit sides of (an account)
  2. (Mathematics & Chemistry) To bring (an equation) into balance.
  3. (Dancing) To balance partners
To offset; counterbalance.
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  1. To offset; counterbalance.
  2. To serve to balance or offset something
  3. To stabilize the purchasing power of (a monetary unit) by changing the gold content in order to counterbalance price variations.
To be a counterbalance to; offset
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  1. To be a counterbalance to; offset
  2. To apply force in order to balance an opposite one.
  3. (Figuratively) To match or equal in effect, but acting in opposition
  1. Counterbalance
  2. To act against with equal weight; to equal in weight; to balance the weight of; to counterbalance.
  3. To act against with equal power; to balance.
To counteract; be successful, useful, etc. against; avail against
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  1. To counteract; be successful, useful, etc. against; avail against
  2. To act against an often detrimental influence or power.
  3. To compensate for; offset.
(Printing) To become marked by or cause an unintentional transfer of ink.
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  1. (Printing) To become marked by or cause an unintentional transfer of ink.
  2. To produce by offset printing.
  3. To balance, complement, counteract, compensate for, etc.
To blot out, deface, mark off, perforate, destroy, or otherwise physically alter a writing to render it void.
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  1. To blot out, deface, mark off, perforate, destroy, or otherwise physically alter a writing to render it void.
  2. (Math.) To remove (a common factor from both terms of a fraction, equivalents of opposite sign or on opposite sides of an equation, etc.)
  3. To offset or cancel each other
To deny the existence or truth of
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  1. To deny the existence or truth of
  2. To make negative:
  3. (Computers) To perform the machine logic operation NOT gate.
(Chem.) To destroy the distinctive or active properties of
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  1. (Chem.) To destroy the distinctive or active properties of
  2. To counterbalance or counteract the effect of; render ineffective.
  3. To cause an acidic solution to become neutral by adding a base to it or to cause a basic solution to become neutral by adding an acid to it. Salt and water are usually formed in the process.
(Law) to make legally invalid.
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  1. (Law) to make legally invalid.
  2. To prevent from happening
  3. To cancel out
Find another word for counteract. In this page you can discover 22 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for counteract, like: frustrate, neutralize, invalidate, check, halt, hinder, offset, prevent, balance, compensate and counterbalance.