Definition of Counterclaim:
Make a counterclaim for something.
Claim presented by a defendant in opposition to a plaintiffs claim in a civil case. See also cross claim.
A claim made to rebut a previous claim.
Synonyms of Counterclaim
Confutation, Confute, Contraremonstrance, Counteraccusation, Counterblast, Countercharge, Counterdemand, Counterreply, Counterstatement, Defense, Make a rebuttal, Rebut, Rebuttal, Rebutter, Refutation, Refute, Rejoin, Rejoinder, Replication, Surrebut, Surrebuttal, Surrebutter, Surrejoin, Surrejoinder
How to use Counterclaim in a sentence?
- He counterclaimed for damages for breach of the covenant.
- Monitoring programs set up in the wake of these various claims and counterclaims will resolve the issue.
Meaning of Counterclaim & Counterclaim Definition