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formidable
used in Treasure Island

3 uses
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Definition
intimidating or impressive — arousing fear or admiration due to impressiveness or challenge
  • That formidable seafaring man with one leg has at last gone clean out of my life;
    Chapter 34 — And Last (93% in)
formidable = intimidating or impressive
  • Four or five of them obeyed at once, two remaining on the road with the formidable beggar.
    Chapter 5 — The Last of the Blind Man (12% in)
  • The sun was up but was still hid from me behind the great bulk of the Spy-glass, which on this side descended almost to the sea in formidable cliffs.
    Chapter 24 — The Cruise of the Coracle (2% in)

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