toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

formidable
used in The Adventures of Augie March

only 1 use
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition
intimidating or impressive — arousing fear or admiration due to impressiveness or challenge
  • Not that Uncle Charlie was formidable in all respects; I'm taking him at a posed moment, during a family occasion, a niece to be married off and new kin to be added.
    Chapter 11 (54% in)

There are no more uses of "formidable" in The Adventures of Augie March.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list — Onelook.com®