Definition of Counterbalance

  • (v. t.) To oppose with an equal weight or power; to counteract the power or effect of; to countervail; to equiponderate; to balance.
  • (n.) A weight, power, or agency, acting against or balancing another
  • (n.) A mass of metal in one side of a driving wheel or fly wheel, to balance the weight of a crank pin, etc., on the opposite side of the wheel
  • (n.) A counterpoise to balance the weight of anything, as of a drawbridge or a scale beam.

Antonyms of Counterbalance

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Homophones of Counterbalance

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