a man/woman/person to reckon with

Definition of a man/woman/person to reckon with

  1. :  someone who is strong and cannot be ignored When she won her first three matches, the other players realized that she was a woman to reckon with.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  an individual human

    :  an adult male human

    :  husband

  1. :  to supply with people (as for service)

    :  to station members of a ship's crew at

    :  to serve in the force or complement of

  1. : manual

womanplay
  1. :  an adult female person

    :  womankind

    :  distinctively feminine nature :  womanliness

personplay
  1. :  human, individual

    :  a character or part in or as if in a play :  guise

    :  one of the three modes of being in the Trinitarian Godhead as understood by Christians

reckonplay
  1. :  count

    :  estimate, compute

    :  to determine by reference to a fixed basis


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