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Another word for counteract

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Verb
  1. To act as an equalizing weight or force to

    See also:

    order

  2. To make ineffective by applying an opposite force or amount

      1. (Law) to make legally invalid.
      2. To prevent from happening
      3. To cancel out
      1. (Chem.) To destroy the distinctive or active properties of
      2. To counterbalance or counteract the effect of; render ineffective.
      3. To cause an acid or base to undergo neutralization.
      1. To deny the existence or truth of
      2. To make negative:
      3. (Computers) To perform the machine logic operation NOT gate.
      1. To decide or announce that (a planned or scheduled event) will not take place, especially with no intention of holding it at a later time:
      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
    See also:

    action

Another word for counteract

Verb
      1. To make invalid; deprive of legal force
      1. To counterbalance or counteract the effect of; render ineffective.
      2. (Chem.) To destroy the distinctive or active properties of
      3. To cause an acid or base to undergo neutralization.
      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