Redound - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |rɪˈdaʊnd|  American pronunciation of the word redound
Brit.  |rɪˈdaʊnd|  British pronunciation of the word redound

verb

- return or recoil

Fame redounds to the heroes

- contribute

Everything redounded to his glory

- have an effect for good or ill

Her efforts will redound to the general good

Examples

Her success redounds to the credit of her teachers.

Fame redounds to the heroes

Everything redounded to his glory

Her efforts will redound to the general good

Great dishonour would redound to us.

Word forms

verb
I/you/we/they: redound
he/she/it: redounds
present participle: redounding
past tense: redounded
past participle: redounded
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