backlash contrecoup


backlash = contrecoup

Pronunciation =  backlash

Pronunciation in French = contrecoup

backlash in French: contrecoup

Part of speechnoun 

Definition in English: a strong negative reaction by a large number of people, especially to a social or political development 

Definition in French: une forte réaction négative d’un grand nombre de personnes, en particulier à une évolution sociale ou politique

Examples in English:

  • The Government suffered a backlash in the local elections.

Examples in French:

  • Le gouvernement a subi un contrecoup lors des élections locales.

Synonyms of backlash

Synonyms in French choc en retour,
effet indésirable
Synonyms in English adverse reaction/response, counteraction, counterblast, comeback

Antonyms of backlash

Antonyms in French NA
Antonyms in English NA

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