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★ formidable (adj.)【恐るべき;手強い;膨大な;格別の】

* a formidable enemy 手強い敵
Formidable as my grandmother was, she had her limits .

I was alarmed by so formidable a social occasion, but less alarmed than I had been a few months earlier when I was left tete-a-tete with Mr Gladstone.
[私は'社交の場'というものは恐るべきもの(手強いもの)だと驚いた。しかし,それよりも,2,3ヶ月前,グラッドストーン氏(William Ewart Gladstone, 1809〜1898;1868-1874, 1880-1885, 1886 および,1892-1894の4度,英国首相を務める。)と2人きりいにされた時の方が,もっと驚かされた。

He was white and trembling with nervousness, and not at all the formidable figure that he became later.
 出典:ラッセルG. B. ショー」]

Your problems seem less formidable and easier to solve than before.

Scissors can make a formidable weapon.
 出典:『新版完全征服 データベース5500 合格 英単語・熟語』p.285]

His mother is a most formidable lady.
[ 出典:Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English, new ed.]