What does DITTO mean?

Definitions for DITTOˈdɪt oʊ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ditto mark, ditto(verb)

    a mark used to indicate the word above it should be repeated

  2. ditto(verb)

    repeat an action or statement

    "The next speaker dittoed her argument"


  1. ditto(Noun)

    That which was stated before, the aforesaid, the above, the same, likewise.

  2. ditto(Noun)

    A duplicate or copy of a document.

    Please run off twenty-four dittos of this assignment, for my students.

  3. ditto(Noun)

    A copy; an imitation.

  4. ditto(Noun)

    A symbol, represented by two apostrophes, inverted commas, or quotation marks (" "), when indicating that the item preceding is to be repeated.

  5. ditto(Verb)

    To repeat the aforesaid, the earlier action etc.

  6. ditto(Adverb)

    As said before, likewise.

  7. Origin: First attested in 1625. From detto, past participle of dire, from dico.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ditto(noun)

    the aforesaid thing; the same (as before). Often contracted to do., or to two "turned commas" ("), or small marks. Used in bills, books of account, tables of names, etc., to save repetition

  2. Ditto(adverb)

    as before, or aforesaid; in the same manner; also

  3. Origin: [It., detto, ditto, fr. L. dictum. See Dictum.]


  1. Ditto

    Ditto, known in Japan as Metamon is a Pokémon species in Nintendo and Game Freak's Pokémon franchise. Created by Ken Sugimori, Ditto first appeared in the video games Pokémon Red and Blue and subsequent sequels, later appearing in various merchandise, spinoff titles and animated and printed adaptations of the franchise.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Ditto

    dit′ō, contracted Do., n. that which has been said: the same thing.—adv. as before, or aforesaid: in like manner.—n.pl. Ditt′os, a suit of clothes of the same colour throughout. [It. ditto—L. dictum, said, pa.p. of dicĕre, to say.]


  1. Ditto

    Looking to hang out? Find out what your friends are up to, have a conversation or get a group together. Ditto makes it easy to get recommendations about restaurants, movies and things to do. Download the app, and start Dittoing!See what your friends are doing, when they’re looking for a friend to join them for coffee, what movie they’re going to see, and what their evening plans are.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of DITTO in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of DITTO in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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Translations for DITTO

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • копие, повтарям, същото, горнотоBulgarian
  • dettoCzech
  • Wiederholungszeichen, dito, UnterführungszeichenGerman
  • ídemSpanish
  • edelläsanottu, yllämainittu, kopsu, lainausmerkki, ylläoleva, toistomerkkiFinnish
  • idemFrench
  • אותו דברHebrew
  • másolat, dettó, macskakörömHungarian
  • predetto, idem, detto, come sopra, fac-simileItalian
  • 同上Japanese
  • herhalingsteken, kopietjeDutch
  • jak wyżej, to samoPolish
  • dito, idem, sinal de idem, de acordoPortuguese
  • то же самое, повторять, копияRussian
  • d:o, kopia, ditoSwedish
  • kopyaTurkish

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