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redound

re·dound

redound

 
pronunciation:
rih daUnd
part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: redounded, redounding, redounds
definition 1: to yield or produce an effect, as on one's credit, honor, or the like.
definition 2: to return to affect, or reflect on, one's reputation.
definition 3: to accrue to a person, as a credit or discredit.
similar words:
accrue