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English definition of “formidable”

formidable

adjective     /ˈfɔːmɪdəbl/
PERSON Someone who is formidable is strong and slightly frightening : a formidable womanDescribing things that cause fear
DIFFICULT difficult and needing a lot of effort or thought : a formidable task Difficult things and peoplePreventing and impeding
(Definition of formidable adjective from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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