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Definitions for ditto
ˈdɪt oʊdit·to

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ditto mark, dittoverb

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

  2. dittoverb

    repeat an action or statement

    "The next speaker dittoed her argument"

Wiktionary

  1. dittonoun

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

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

  2. dittonoun

    A duplicate or copy of a document.

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

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

  3. dittonoun

    A copy; an imitation.

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

  4. dittonoun

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

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

  5. dittoverb

    To repeat the aforesaid, the earlier action etc.

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

  6. dittoadverb

    As said before, likewise.

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

Webster Dictionary

  1. Dittonoun

    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

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

  2. Dittoadverb

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

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

Freebase

  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.]

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  1. Ditto

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Numerology

  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

Examples of ditto in a Sentence

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