German translation of 'counterattack'
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Example Sentences Including 'counterattack'
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But when the Americans launched a withering counterattack the defenders sustained heavy casualties and were forced to abandon the town, which was subsequently ransacked.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
He often chose to take the role of defender in the expectation of launching a successful counterattack.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
After Arsenal scored they wanted to play on the counterattack but any team that defends deep tends to become narrow.The Sun (2016)
Derby took the lead from a counterattack.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Game suited his counterattacking style.The Sun (2011)
He agrees that England hardly exist as a counterattacking team, at a time when so many tries and so much ground are gained from the counter.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
He saw off the first few overs of the day and then launched a thrilling counterattack.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
He took them to ninth in his first full season, moulding a counterattacking team.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
I had been concerned before that opening fixture because they were both counterattacking teams.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
It came when a turnover deep in their own half allowed the home team to launch a thrilling counterattack.The Sun (2016)
Lots of teams will play on the counterattack with quick and exciting forwards.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
One team played counterattack and one had the initiative and played well without the sharpness you need.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Spurs seemed baffled by the visitors' counterattacking style.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
The home fans recognise swift, intelligent, counterattacking football when they see it.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
You have to have a counterattacking game.Times, Sunday Times (2017)
Meanwhile, allies of Qatar launched a counterattack last week.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Russia have the best defensive record in Europe right now and a reputation for being quick on the counterattack.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Tottenham were bright and dynamic, quick on the counterattack and dangerous from the outset.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Towards the end of the match, they were playing the counterattacking game at home.The Sun (2006)
But Madrid are the best team in football on the counterattack, at speed.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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Used Occasionally. counterattack is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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'counterattack' in Other Languages
British English: counterattack VERB
If you counterattack, you attack someone who has attacked you.
The security forces counterattacked the following day and quelled the unrest.
British English: counter-attack VERB
If you counter-attack, you attack someone who has attacked you.
The security forces counter-attacked the following day and quelled the unrest.
Translation of counterattack from the Collins English to German Dictionary