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Princeton's WordNet

  1. countdownnoun

    counting backward from an arbitrary number to indicate the time remaining before some event (such as launching a space vehicle)

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  1. List of paraphrases for "countdown":

    counting, clock

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  1. Ziad Khoury:

    We're in the final countdown, when it comes to security, it's not about numbers of people. It's about the quality, coordination and extra tools at your disposal.

  2. Alexis Tsipras:

    A frenzy of fear-mongering with the responsibility of the Prime Minister himself is a final spasm before the end, the countdown for the ruling coalition and its catastrophic policies has already started.

  3. Cliff Lanham:

    We've done wet dress rehearsal testing, where we've gone through a good portion of the countdown and worked through any problems, we're feeling good about getting to launch on Monday.

  4. Maria Taylor:

    So thankful to Jimmy and all of my great teammates and friends at the SEC Network, College GameDay, Women's and Men's college basketball, and the NBA Countdown family — the people who believed in me, encouraged me, pushed me, and lifted me up, words are inadequate to express my boundless appreciation, and I hope to make them proud.

  5. Shunichi Miyanaga:

    We are working without pause to deliver the first aircraft to ANA in 2020. It is the beginning of a countdown, not only to the first delivery but to a new era for the industry.

Translations for countdown

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  • отброяванеBulgarian
  • odpočítáváníCzech
  • nedtællingDanish
  • Countdown, ZeitkontrolleGerman
  • αντίστροφη μέτρησηGreek
  • cuenta regresiva, cuenta atrásSpanish
  • lähtölaskentaFinnish
  • décompter, hit-parade, top 50, compte à rebours, décompteFrench
  • ספירה לאחורHebrew
  • conto alla rovesciaItalian
  • カウントダウンJapanese
  • 카운트다운Korean
  • одбројување, одбројуваMacedonian
  • aftellen, aftellingDutch
  • odliczaniePolish
  • retrocontagem, contagem regressivaPortuguese
  • denumărare, numărare regresivă, numărare inversăRomanian
  • обратный счёт, счёт в обратном направлении, отсчёт, обратный отсчётRussian
  • odštevati, odštevanjeSlovene
  • nedräkning, räkna nedSwedish
  • นับถอยหลังThai
  • 倒数Chinese

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