how to pronounce redound

ɹɪdaʊnd

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“… it doesn't redound to my detriment that …”

meanings of redound

verb:

  1. To roll back; to be sent or driven back.
  2. To reflect (honour, shame etc.) to or onto someone.
  3. To arise from or out of something.
  4. To contribute to the honour, shame etc. of a person or organisation.
  5. To contribute to an advantage or disadvantage for someone or something.
  6. To attach, come back, accrue to someone; to reflect back on or upon someone (of honour, shame etc.).
  7. To reverberate, to echo.
  8. To swell up (of water, waves etc.); to overflow, to surge (of bodily fluids).

noun:

  1. A coming back, as an effect or consequence; a return.