redoutable etymology

French word redoutable comes from French -able (-able.), French redouter (To dread, to fear.)

Detailed word origin of redoutable

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-able French (fra) -able.
redouter French (fra) To dread, to fear.
redoutable French (fra) Formidable. Frightening. Redoubtable.

Words with the same origin as redoutable

Descendants of -able
adorable comptable considérable convenable croyable dirigeable effroyable gonflable imbattable impardonnable incroyablement inestimable irresponsable jetable minable négociable préférable redevable respectable responsabilité responsable valable épouvantable équitable