English - Vietnamese Dictionary
redundant /ri'dʌndənt/Concise Dictionary
- tính từ
- thừa, dư
- redundant population in the cities: số dân thừa ở các thành phố
+more than is needed, desired, or required
+repetition of same sense in different words
Advanced English Dictionary
1 superfluous, unnecessary, surplus, inessential or unessential, non-essential, unneeded, unwanted, de trop, in excess, excessive:
He was made redundant at the age of forty-five and was unable to find another job
2 wordy, verbose, prolix, over-long, long-winded, repetitious, tautologic(al) or tautologous, circumlocutory, roundabout:
The book would be improved if certain redundant passages were improved.
+ adjectiveCollocation Dictionary
1 (BrE) (of a person) without a job because there is no more work available for you in a company: to be made redundant from your job + redundant employees / workers
2 not needed or useful: The picture has too much redundant detail.
1 no longer needed for a job
be | become | make sb
the decision to make 800 employees compulsorily redundant
2 not necessary or wanted
be, feel, seem | become | declare sth, make sth, render sth
The chapel was declared redundant in 1995.
completely | virtually | largely
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