Repetition

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Repetition Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • the act of doing or performing again
  • the repeated use of the same word or word pattern as a rhetorical device
  • an event that repeats; "the events today were a repeat of yesterday''s"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • an event that repeats; "the events today were a repeat of yesterday's" ,
  • the act of doing or performing again ,
  • the repeated use of the same word or word pattern as a rhetorical device

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Repetition Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia


Repetition is a rhetorical device where words are used a number of times to emphasize something in literature or maybe even poems and rhymes. Repetition is used for many things but is mainly used in books to emphasize or to give you clues into the storyline.



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'Repetition' example sentence in quotations


* As we reach midlife . we are not prepared for the idea that time can run out on us, or for the startling truth that if we don't hurry to pursue our own definition of a meaningful existence, life can become a repetition of trivial maintenance duties. - Gail Sheehy


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Repetition Sample Sentences in News


  • The Zen of Bloodborne: What gaming can teach us about repetition
    We tend to think about repetition incorrectly. People like Jiro, on the other hand, become mindful when faced with repetition. Read more on this news related to 'Repetition'
  • The HTC One M9 Is Trying Hard To Stand Out In The Android Crowd
     Repetition, it’s been said, is a sign of persistence and dedication. It’s also a sign of insanity. That’s where HTC is right now and, while it would be a fine place to be if there was no strong competition in the smartphone market (just ask Samsung), it’s not a great position for a company facing Xiaomi and other smartphone players on the prowl. And repe Read more on this news related to 'Repetition'
  • Rajbagh police station attack a repetition of past pattern: Omar Abdullah
    Rajbagh police station attack a repetition of past pattern: Omar Abdullah Read more on this news related to 'Repetition'

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