verb (used with object), countersued, countersuing.
to bring a civil action against (one's complainant).
verb (used without object), countersued, countersuing.
to bring a civil action against one's complainant.

counter- + sue Unabridged
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Some have attempted to countersue, saying their right to privacy was violated.
Sometimes the defendant may have a claim against the claimant and may countersue the claimant in the same case.
We will countersue you and you will end up owing us money.
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