Definitions for repriserɪˈpraɪz; for 2,3 usu. rəˈpriz
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reprise, reprize, repeat, recapitulate(verb)
repeat an earlier theme of a composition
A recurrence or resumption of an action.
A repetition of a phrase, or a return to an earlier theme.
A renewal of a failed attack, after going back into the on guard position.
To take (something) up or on again.
To repeat or resume an action
To recompense; to pay.
a taking by way of retaliation
deductions and duties paid yearly out of a manor and lands, as rent charge, rent seck, pensions, annuities, and the like
a ship recaptured from an enemy or from a pirate
to take again; to retake
to recompense; to pay
Origin: [Written also reprize.]
In music, a reprise is the repetition or reiteration of the opening material later in a composition as occurs in the recapitulation of sonata form, though—originally in the 18th century—was simply any repeated section, such as is indicated by beginning and ending repeat signs.
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