noun Date: 1885 a return proposal made by one who has rejected a proposal

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  • counterproposal — index counterclaim, counteroffer Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • counterproposal — [kount′ər prə pō΄zəl] n. a proposal in response to one that is unsatisfactory …   English World dictionary

  • counterproposal — n. to make, offer a counterproposal to * * * offer a counterproposal to to make …   Combinatory dictionary

  • counterproposal — /kown teuhr preuh poh zeuhl/, n. a proposal offered to offset or substitute for a preceding one. [1880 85; COUNTER + PROPOSAL] * * * …   Universalium

  • counterproposal — noun A proposal made as an alternative to another, earlier proposal. Syn: counterproposition …   Wiktionary

  • counterproposal — coun·ter·proposal …   English syllables

  • counterproposal — coun•ter•pro•pos•al [[t]ˈkaʊn tər prəˌpoʊ zəl[/t]] n. a proposal offered to offset or substitute for a preceding one • Etymology: 1880–85 …   From formal English to slang

  • counterproposal — /kaʊntəprəˈpoʊzəl/ (say kowntuhpruh pohzuhl) noun an opposing proposal …   Australian English dictionary

  • counterproposal — noun a proposal offered as an alternative to an earlier proposal (Freq. 1) • Hypernyms: ↑proposal * * * ˈkau̇ntə(r)+ noun Etymology: counter + proposal : a countering proposal : a rejoinder to something proposed * * * /kown teuhr preuh poh zeuhl/ …   Useful english dictionary

  • German–Soviet Axis talks — In October and November 1940, German–Soviet Axis talks occurred concerning the Soviet Union s potential entry as a fourth Axis Power. The negotiations included a two day Berlin conference between Soviet Foreign Minister Vyacheslav Molotov, Adolf… …   Wikipedia

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