Redoubtable - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |rɪˈdaʊtəbl|  American pronunciation of the word redoubtable
Brit.  |rɪˈdaʊtəb(ə)l|  British pronunciation of the word redoubtable

adjective

- inspiring fear(syn: formidable, unnerving)

a tougher and more redoubtable adversary than the heel-clicking, jackbooted fanatic

- worthy of respect or honor

born of a redoubtable family

Examples

There is a new biography of the redoubtable Winston Churchill.

...his next opponent, the reigning champion, would be by far the most redoubtable adversary the young boxer had ever faced...

He had never met a more redoubtable fighter.

a tougher and more redoubtable adversary than the heel-clicking, jackbooted fanatic

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