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Synonyms for counterclockwise
ˌkaʊn tərˈklɒkˌwaɪzcoun·ter·clock·wise

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  1. counterclockwiseadverb

    contraclockwise, anticlockwise

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  1. counterclockwise, anticlockwise, contraclockwiseadverb

    in the direction opposite to the rotation of the hands of a clock

    contraclockwise, anticlockwise

    clockwise, right-handed, dextrorotatory, dextrorotary

  2. counterclockwise, anticlockwiseadverb

    in a direction opposite to the direction in which the hands of a clock move

    "please move counterclockwise in a circle!"


    dextrorotary, dextrorotatory, right-handed, clockwise

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  1. Chris Stead:

    Typical combination lock, three times clockwise - 20 - two times counterclockwise - 40 - once clockwise - 60, tried the handle and it went.

  2. Mark Gregory:

    When walking into an event, it's human nature to gravitate to our right and move around the room counterclockwise, that's everyone else's instinct too, which is why there's often a logjam by the front door.

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