Definitions for iterateˈɪt əˌreɪt

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word iterate

Princeton's WordNet

  1. repeat, reiterate, ingeminate, iterate, restate, retell(verb)

    to say, state, or perform again

    "She kept reiterating her request"

  2. iterate(verb)

    run or be performed again

    "the function iterates"


  1. iterate(Noun)

    a function that iterates

    f(x) is the second iterate of x under f.

  2. iterate(Verb)

    to perform or repeat an action on each item in a set or on the results of each such prior action

    The max() function iterates through the data to find the highest value.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Iterate(adj)

    uttered or done again; repeated

  2. Iterate(verb)

    to utter or do a second time or many times; to repeat; as, to iterate advice

  3. Iterate(adverb)

    by way of iteration


Find a translation for the iterate definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these iterate definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"iterate." STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 31 Jan. 2015. <>.

Are we missing a good definition for iterate?

The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations

A Member Of The STANDS4 Network

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for iterate: