Predicate: counterbalance

Roleset id: counterbalance.01 , to oppose with an equal force, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

counterbalance.01: COUNTERBALANCE-V NOTES: Frames file for 'counterbalance' based on survey of sentences in the WSJ corpus. (from counterbalance.01-v predicate notes)


counterbalance (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: opposer
        Arg1-PPT: entity counterbalanced

Example: transitive

        person: ns,  tense: past,  aspect: perfect,  voice: active,  form: participle

        In 1987 , the San Francisco district court dismissed the case largely because newspaper reports had sufficiently counterbalanced the company 's statements by [*] alerting consumers to Lisa 's problems .

        Arg0: newspaper reports
        ArgM-MNR: sufficiently
        Rel: counterbalanced
        Arg1: the company 's statements
        ArgM-MNR: by [*] alerting consumers to Lisa 's problems