Meaning of counterlight
Pronunciation: (v.koun"tur-līt'n.koun'tur-līt"), [key]
— v., n. -light•ed -lit, -light•ing,
- to light (an interior) with windows or lights on opposite sides.
- to light (an object) with a window or light directly opposite.
- a light or window that counterlights an interior or object. Cf. crosslight.