formidable

Definitions


[fəˈmɪdəb(ə)l], (Adjective)

Definitions:
- inspiring fear or respect through being impressively large, powerful, intense, or capable
(e.g: a formidable opponent)


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Origin:
late Middle English: from French, or from Latin formidabilis, from formidare ‘to fear’




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