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Redound(ed), v.

Pronunciation: rəˈdound (ed)

Meaning: To contribute greatly to a person’s credit or honor.


  • His latest diplomatic effort truly redounded to his credit.
  • Any good parent would prefer to mete out punishment that redounded to the benefit of the child rather than simply repaying the child for the harm done.
  • It certainly is not one that can be praised, and it does not redound to the credit of the company itself.

Ara Norwood is a multi-faceted and results-oriented professional. Spanning a multiplicity of disciplines including leadership, management, innovation, strategy, service, sales, business ethics, and entrepreneurship. Ara is also a historian, having special expertise on the era of the founding of our republic.
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