# counter

## Contents

### Pronunciation

• IPA: /ˈkaʊntə/

## Noun

 Singular counter
1. A counter is a flat surface to work on, often in a kitchen.
2. A counter is a small coin-shaped object, often used in games.
3. A counter is someone who counts.

## Preposition

 Preposition counter
1. If ${\displaystyle x}$ is counter to ${\displaystyle y}$, it is against ${\displaystyle y}$.