redoubtable

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re·doubt·a·ble

 (rĭ-dou′tə-bəl)
adj.
1. Arousing fear or awe; formidable.
2. Worthy of respect or honor.

[Middle English redoubtabel, from Old French redoutable, from redouter, to dread : re-, re- + douter, to doubt, fear; see doubt.]

re·doubt′a·bly adv.

redoubtable

(rɪˈdaʊtəbəl)
adj
1. to be feared; formidable
2. worthy of respect
[C14: from Old French, from redouter to dread, from re- + douter to be afraid, doubt]
reˈdoubtableness n
reˈdoubtably adv

re•doubt•a•ble

(rɪˈdaʊ tə bəl)

adj.
1. evoking fear; fearsome; formidable.
2. commanding respect or reverence.
[1325–75; Middle English redoutable < Middle French, =redout(er) to fear (re- re- + douter to fear, doubt) + -able -able]
re•doubt′a•ble•ness, n.
re•doubt′a•bly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.redoubtable - inspiring fear; "the formidable prospect of major surgery"; "a tougher and more redoubtable adversary than the heel-clicking, jackbooted fanatic"- G.H.Johnston; "something unnerving and prisonlike about high grey wall"
alarming - frightening because of an awareness of danger
2.redoubtable - worthy of respect or honor; "born of a redoubtable family"
reputable - having a good reputation; "a reputable business"; "a reputable scientist"; "a reputable wine"

redoubtable

adjective formidable, strong, powerful, terrible, awful, mighty, dreadful, fearful, fearsome, resolute, valiant, doughty He is a redoubtable fighter.

redoubtable

adjective
Translations
جَريء، شُجاع، مَهيب
obávanýstatečný
modigrespektindgydende
ógnvekjandi; hugrakkur
grasus
bīstamsdraudīgs
obávaný

redoubtable

[rɪˈdaʊtəbl] ADJtemible

redoubtable

[rɪˈdaʊtəbəl] adj (= formidable) → redoutablered pepper n
(= bell pepper) → poivron m rouge
(= cayenne pepper) → piment m rouge

redoubtable

adj (= formidable) taskhorrend; (= to be feared) person, teacherRespekt gebietend attr

redoubtable

[rɪˈdaʊtəbl] adj (frm) → formidabile, temibile

redoubtable

(rəˈdautəbl) adjective
(of a person) brave; bold.
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