• Count Definition & Synonyms
- (v. i.) To reckon; to rely; to depend; -- with on or upon.
- (n.) A nobleman on the continent of Europe, equal in rank to an English earl.
- (v. i.) To take account or note; -- with
- (v. t.) A formal statement of the plaintiffs case in court; in a more technical and correct sense, a particular allegation or charge in a declaration or indictment, separately setting forth the cause of action or prosecution.
- (v. t.) To tell or name one by one, or by groups, for the purpose of ascertaining the whole number of units in a collection; to number; to enumerate; to compute; to reckon.
- (v. i.) To number or be counted; to possess value or carry weight; hence, to increase or add to the strength or influence of some party or interest; as, every vote counts; accidents count for nothing.
- (v. t.) An object of interest or account; value; estimation.
- (v. i.) To plead orally; to argue a matter in court; to recite a count.
- (v. t.) To place to an account; to ascribe or impute; to consider or esteem as belonging.
- (v. t.) The act of numbering; reckoning; also, the number ascertained by counting.
- (v. t.) To esteem; to account; to reckon; to think, judge, or consider.
• Counterbalance Definition & Synonyms
- (n.) A counterpoise to balance the weight of anything, as of a drawbridge or a scale beam.
- (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
• Counterbore Definition & Synonyms
- (n.) A kind of pin drill with the cutting edge or edges normal to the axis; -- used for enlarging a hole, or for forming a flat-bottomed recess at its mouth.
- (v. t.) To form a counterbore in, by boring, turning, or drilling; to enlarge, as a hole, by means of a counterbore.
- (n.) A flat-bottomed cylindrical enlargement of the mouth of a hole, usually of slight depth, as for receiving a cylindrical screw head.