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counteroffer (plural counteroffers)
- An offer made in reply to an unacceptable offer
offer made in reply to an unacceptable offer
- To offer as a counteroffer.
2008 June 14, Gail Collins, “Candidates, Fly Away Home”, New York Times:
- Obama counteroffered one town hall and an extra debate, which McCain waved away.
offer as a counteroffer