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formidable
used in War and Peace

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Definition
intimidating or impressive — arousing fear or admiration due to impressiveness or challenge
  • Chekmar held in leash three formidable wolfhounds, who had, however, grown fat like their master and his horse.
    Book Seven — 1810-11 (20% in)
  • "Oh, what a formidable one!" said he.
    Book Seven — 1810-11 (32% in)
  • "A formidable one, eh?" he asked Daniel, who was standing near.
    Book Seven — 1810-11 (32% in)
  • He talked boldly and naturally, and Natasha was strangely and agreeably struck by the fact that there was nothing formidable in this man about whom there was so much talk, but that on the contrary his smile was most naive, cheerful, and good-natured.
    Book Eight — 1811-12 (46% in)

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