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Overview of adj formidable

The adj formidable has 2 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (4) formidable

(extremely impressive in strength or excellence; "a formidable opponent"; "the challenge was formidable"; "had a formidable array of compositions to his credit"; "the formidable army of brains at the Prime Minister's disposal")

2. (4) formidable, redoubtable, unnerving

(inspiring fear; "the formidable prospect of major surgery"; "a tougher and more redoubtable adversary than the heel-clicking, jackbooted fanatic"- G.H.Johnston; "something unnerving and prisonlike about high grey wall")

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