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Princeton's WordNet

  1. repetition, repeatingnoun

    the act of doing or performing again


  1. repeatingadjective

    That repeats; repetitive.

  2. repeatingadjective

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

  3. repeatingadjective

    Of a decimal: recurring.


  1. repeating

    Repeating refers to the action of doing, saying, or producing something again or multiple times. It can pertain to a pattern, sequence, or behavior that consistently recurs in a similar or identical manner. It can also refer to continuously reproduce, imitate, or duplicate an action, a word, a phrase, or a series of items or events.

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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  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. Jeff Zucker:

    The Mary Trump media, you know, moves immediately from -- OK, well, never mind -- the unmasking was, you know, found to be completely nonsensical to the latest alleged scandal and expects everybody to just follow suit, so, I dont think that we should be repeating unsubstantiated smears just because the rightwing media suggests that we should.

  2. Ambrose Bierce:

    Quotation, n The act of repeating erroneously the words of another.

  3. Tim Naftali:

    It was worse than I expected, it was the combination of the slur by Reagan and then Nixon's repeating it, not once but twice in later conversations.

  4. Glenn Youngkin:

    It’s pathetic to see Terry McAuliffe recycle the same old empty promises, failed policies, and dishonest attacks that he’s been repeating for 12 years, now, McAuliffe wants to suppress and silence parents so his special interest allies can force their radical political agenda into classrooms and tell children what to think instead of teaching them how to think. Virginia parents are supporting Glenn Youngkin because he listens to them, respects them, and will restore excellence to our schools, raise teacher pay, and invest in the largest education budget in Virginia history.

  5. Ioannis Theotokas:

    The widening of The Suez Canal will make it easier for salvage operations... even if it does not erase the risk of repeating the incident.

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