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Meaning of “a force to be reckoned with” in the English Dictionary

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a force to be reckoned with

an ​organization or a ​person with a lot of ​power and ​influence: The ​senator was still a force to be ​reckoned with, in ​spite of his ​age.
(Definition of a force to be reckoned with from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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