Redoubted
Redoubted Re*doubt"ed, a. Formidable; dread. ``Some redoubted knight.'' --Spenser. [1913 Webster]

Lord regent, and redoubted Burgandy. --Shak. [1913 Webster]


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  • redoubted — re·doubt·ed …   English syllables

  • redoubted — /rəˈdaʊtəd/ (say ruh dowtuhd) adjective 1. dreaded; formidable. 2. respected; renowned. {redoubt + ed3} …   Australian English dictionary

  • redoubted — au̇d.ə̇d adjective Etymology: Middle English, from past participle of redouten, redoubten to redoubt more at redoubt archaic : redoubtable …   Useful english dictionary

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