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VERB (3)

1. return or recoil;
- Example: "Fame redounds to the heroes"

2. contribute;
- Example: "Everything redounded to his glory"

3. have an effect for good or ill;
- Example: "Her efforts will redound to the general good"

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3 definitions retrieved:

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Redound \Re*dound"\ (r?*dound"), v. i. [imp. & p. p. Redounded; p. pr. & vb. n. Redounding.] [F. redonder, L. redundare; pref. red-, re-, re- + undare to rise in waves or surges, fr. unda a wave. See Undulate, and cf. Redundant.] 1. To roll back, as a wave or flood; to be sent or driven back; to flow back, as a consequence or effect; to conduce; to contribute; to result. [1913 Webster] The evil, soon Driven back, redounded as a flood on those From whom it sprung. --Milton. [1913 Webster] The honor done to our religion ultimately redounds to God, the author of it. --Rogers. [1913 Webster] both . . . will devour great quantities of paper, there will no small use redound from them to that manufacture. --Addison. [1913 Webster] 2. To be in excess; to remain over and above; to be redundant; to overflow. [1913 Webster] For every dram of honey therein found, A pound of gall doth over it redound. --Spenser. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Redound \Re*dound"\, n. 1. The coming back, as of consequence or effect; result; return; requital. [1913 Webster] We give you welcome; not without redound Of use and glory to yourselves ye come. --Tennyson. [1913 Webster] 2. Rebound; reverberation. [R.] --Codrington. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

redound v 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"