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Princeton's WordNet

  1. repetition, repeatingnoun

    the act of doing or performing again

Wiktionary

  1. repeatingadjective

    That repeats; repetitive.

  2. repeatingadjective

    Of a firearm: capable of firing multiple times without needing recharging.

  3. repeatingadjective

    Of a decimal: recurring.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Repeating

    of Repeat

  2. Repeatingadjective

    doing the same thing over again; accomplishing a given result many times in succession; as, a repeating firearm; a repeating watch

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of repeating in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of repeating in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of repeating in a Sentence

  1. Arthur Schopenhauer:

    There is no absurdity so palpable but that it may be firmly planted in the human head if you only begin to inculcate it before the age of five, by constantly repeating it with an air of great solemnity.

  2. Jim Parsons:

    While I know that they already know it, it bears repeating again and again : I am so terribly grateful for the cast in this picture and the cast members who aren't pictured here — whether they were in one scene or many episodes along the way, you are all my playmates that I have fallen in love with and who have become a part of my life on set and off.

  3. Ted Cruz:

    His own words said on national television are a matter of public record, and by definition repeating someone's own words can not be defamation.

  4. Lisa Monaco:

    This move now to set this unit, re-set this unit up, although in a different building, on the one hand is the recognition that you do indeed need a specific identified place to constantly be focusing on pandemic response, that is good. On the other hand, really what we are seeing here is the risk of repeating mistakes all over again.

  5. Chuck Peruto:

    They expired from what he called ‘punishments,’ he expected them to be completely obedient and carry his babies in a basement of a row house where he had no need to hear them scream or complain. He administered these ‘punishments’ through beatings and electric shocks. He would call them weak. But his intention wasn’t to kill them. He wanted to train them to have a perfect race in his basement. He wanted to have babies and raise them with no other contact from the outside world. That’s what he kept repeating during their captivity.

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    • A. sesquipedalian
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