[koun-ter-pur-suh n] /ˈkaʊn tərˌpɜr sən/
a person who waits on customers from behind a counter, as in a cafeteria.
[puh-tish-uh n] /pəˈtɪʃ ən/ noun 1. a formally drawn request, often bearing the names of a number of those making the request, that is addressed to a person or group of persons in authority or power, soliciting some favor, right, mercy, or other benefit: a petition for clemency; a petition for the repeal of an […]
[koun-ter-foh-bik] /ˌkaʊn tərˈfoʊ bɪk/ adjective, Psychiatry. 1. seeking out a situation that one fears in an attempt to overcome the fear.
[koun-ter-pin] /ˈkaʊn tərˌpɪn/ noun, South Midland and Southern U.S. 1. .
[koun-ter-plan] /ˈkaʊn tərˌplæn/ noun 1. an opposing . 2. an alternative or substitute .