countercurrent love


from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A current that flows in an opposite direction to the flow of another current.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A current in an opposite direction.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Running in an opposite direction.
  • noun A current running in an opposite direction to the main current.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A current that flows against the prevailing one.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun actions counter to the main group activity
  • noun a stretch of turbulent water in a river or the sea caused by one current flowing into or across another current


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