from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A plot or scheme intended to subvert another plot.
- n. See subplot.
- intransitive v. To oppose or subvert one plot with another.
- transitive v. To plot against; thwart with a counterplot.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A plot made in opposition to another; a counterploy.
- v. To form a plot or plan in opposition to the actions of another.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To oppose, as another plot, by plotting; to attempt to frustrate, as a stratagem, by stratagem.
- n. A plot or artifice opposed to another.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To oppose or frustrate by another plot or stratagem.
- n. A plot or artifice advanced in opposition to another.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. make a plot in response to another plot
- n. a plot intended to subvert another plot
From counter- + plot. (Wiktionary)