counterplot counterplot

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a plot intended to subvert another plot
  2. (v) make a plot in response to another plot

Usage(s):

  1. In two of three new television shows, the singers are almost buried under plot and counterplot, characterization and attempted comedy.
  2. The opportunity was Mary's again to renew plot and counterplot for a political marriage.
  3. An assassination try in Parisand a counterplot The day began normally enough.
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