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re·peat·ing

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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. Michel Hockx:

    People who are aware of what education systems are like in other parts of the world are becoming increasingly impatient with the Chinese education system, it has an enormous emphasis on rote learning, classes can spend ludicrous amounts of time repeating the same things again and again, it often doesn't value creativity.

  2. 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.

  3. Jean Piaget:

    The principle goal of education is to create men who are capable of doing new things, not simply of repeating what other generations have done - men who are creative, inventive and discoverers.

  4. Mutinta Handondo:

    It meant repeating the same topic for some time, so our learning was a challenge.

  5. Freida Pinto:

    Learning more about the historical part of the British Black [ Power ] movement, made me think of exactly what [ executive producer ] John Ridley was saying -- that this may have happened in the'70s but history keeps repeating itself over and over again, and it seems like we don't learn much from it.

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