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Dictionary entry overview: What does countermeasure mean?
• COUNTERMEASURE (noun)
The noun COUNTERMEASURE has 1 sense:
1. an action taken to offset another action
Familiarity information: COUNTERMEASURE used as a noun is very rare.
Dictionary entry details
|Sense 1||countermeasure [BACK TO TOP]|
An action taken to offset another action
Nouns denoting acts or actions
Hypernyms ("countermeasure" is a kind of...):
Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "countermeasure"):
countermine ((military) a tunnel dug to defeat similar activities by the enemy)
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