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redound

verb

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formal to have a particular result used especially to describe how something affects someone or something or affects the opinion that people have about someone or something + to
  • It redounds to his credit that he worked so hard to prevent this crisis.

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“Redound.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/redound. Accessed 3 Aug. 2020.

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