redundant

  • 1 redundant — redundant …

    Deutsch Wörterbuch

  • 2 redundant — re‧dun‧dant [rɪˈdʌndənt] adjective especially BrE HUMAN RESOURCES if you are made redundant, you lose your job because your employer no longer has a job for you: • The bank expects to make 15,000 staff redundant over the next three years. * * *… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 3 redundant — REDUNDÁNT, Ă, redundanţi, te, adj. Care se referă la redundanţă, care prezintă redundanţă. [var.: redondánt, a adj.] – Din engl. redundant, fr. redondant. Trimis de cata, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  REDUNDÁNT adj. v. inutil, nenecesar,… …

    Dicționar Român

  • 4 Redundant — Single par Green Day extrait de l’album Nimrod Sortie 26 mai 1998 Enregistrement 1997 Durée 3:17 Genre Punk rock Form …

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  • 5 Redundant — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda «Redundant» Sencillo de Green Day del álbum nimrod. Publicación 1998 Formato CD …

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  • 6 redundant — Adj überschüssig per. Wortschatz fach. (20. Jh.) Entlehnung. Entlehnt aus l. redundāns ( antis) überströmend, überflüssig , dem PPräs. von l. redundāre übertreten, überströmen, sich ergießen , zu l. unda Welle, Woge und l. re (unter Einfluß von… …

    Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen sprache

  • 7 Redundant — Re*dun dant ( dant), a. [L. redundans, antis, p. pr. of redundare: cf. F. redondant. See {Redound}.] 1. Exceeding what is natural or necessary; superabundant; exuberant; as, a redundant quantity of bile or food. [1913 Webster] Notwithstanding the …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 8 redundant — I adjective excessive, inordinate, needless, otiose, overmuch, periphrastic, pleonastic, repetitive, repititious, superabundant, superfluous, supernumerary, supervacaneus, surplus, tautologic, tautological, uncalled for, undue, unnecessary,… …

    Law dictionary

  • 9 redundant — (adj.) 1590s, from L. redundantem (nom. redundans), prp. of redundare come back, contribute, lit. overflow, from re again (see RE (Cf. re )) + undare rise in waves, from unda a wave (see WATER (Cf …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 10 redundant — *wordy, verbose, prolix, diffuse Analogous words: *superfluous, surplus, supernumerary, extra, spare: repeating or repetitious, iterating, reiterating (see corresponding verbs at REPEAT) Antonyms: concise Contrasted words: terse, succinct,… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 11 redundant — [adj] excessive; repetitious bombastic, de trop*, diffuse, extra, extravagant, inessential, inordinate, iterating, long winded*, loquacious, oratorical, padded*, palaverous, periphrastic, pleonastic, prolix, reiterating, spare, supererogatory,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 12 redundant — Adj. (Aufbaustufe) geh.: Überflüssiges enthaltend, mehrfach vorhanden Synonym: überflüssig Beispiel: Grundsätzlich kann man bei einem redundanten Text einiges streichen …

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  • 13 redundant — ► ADJECTIVE 1) not or no longer needed or useful; superfluous. 2) chiefly Brit. made unemployed because one s job is superfluous to requirements. DERIVATIVES redundancy noun (pl. redundancies) redundantly adverb. ORIGIN originally in the sense… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 14 redundant — [ri dun′dənt] adj. [L redundans, prp. of redundare: see REDOUND] 1. more than enough; overabundant; excess; superfluous 2. using more words than are needed; wordy 3. unnecessary to the meaning: said of words and affixes 4. Brit. laid off from… …

    English World dictionary

  • 15 redundant — 01. It s a little [redundant] to say a tiny, little dog. 02. Hundreds of young people who work in the tourist trade face [redundancy] at the end of summer. 03. The main points in your essay are a bit [redundant] because you repeat them throughout …

    Grammatical examples in English

  • 16 redundant — [[t]rɪdʌ̱ndənt[/t]] 1) ADJ: usu v link ADJ If you are made redundant, your employer tells you to leave because your job is no longer necessary or because your employer cannot afford to keep paying you. [BRIT] My husband was made redundant late… …

    English dictionary

  • 17 redundant — re|dun|dant [rıˈdʌndənt] adj [Date: 1500 1600; : Latin; Origin: , present participle of redundare; REDOUND] 1.) BrE if you are redundant, your employer no longer has a job for you ▪ Seventy factory workers were made redundant in the resulting… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 18 redundant */*/ — UK [rɪˈdʌndənt] / US adjective 1) British if someone is redundant, they have been told they must leave their job because they are no longer needed redundant workers be made redundant: 5,000 miners were made redundant when the tin market collapsed …

    English dictionary

  • 19 redundant — redundantly, adv. /ri dun deuhnt/, adj. 1. characterized by verbosity or unnecessary repetition in expressing ideas; prolix: a redundant style. 2. being in excess; exceeding what is usual or natural: a redundant part. 3. having some unusual or… …

    Universalium

  • 20 redundant — adj. 1 (BrE) no longer needed for a job VERBS ▪ be ▪ become ▪ make sb ▪ the decision to make 800 employees compulsorily redundant ADVERB …

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