Usage examples for redoubtable

  1. They doubtless belonged to the unknown; but it would not do to disturb so redoubtable a personage in his den; he might discharge a pistol, or something worse, at my head. – Bracebridge Hall, or The Humorists by Washington Irving
  2. And Honora, who knew she was there, could not help feeling that she took a rather redoubtable interest in it. – A Modern Chronicle, Volume 5 by Winston Churchill
  3. It was easily perceived that Lord Ormont stood expecting an assault at any instant; prepared also to encounter and do battle with his redoubtable sister. – Lord Ormont and his Aminta, v4 by George Meredith Edition: 10 Language: English