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Verb: redound  ri'dawnd
  1. Return or recoil
    "Fame redounds to the heroes"
     
  2. Contribute
    "Everything redounded to his glory"
     
  3. Have an effect for good or ill
    "Her efforts will redound to the general good"

Derived forms: redounding, redounds, redounded

Type of: accrue, affect, bear on, bear upon, impact, return, touch, touch on