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


  • Premiere: Idioma - 'Pandore'
    French duo with a flair for repetition... Repetition repetition repetition. We live in a repetitive world, one which is built and organised around repetitive lives. Wake, travel, work, travel, eat, sleep, repeat. Perhaps that's why the clinical, poised repetition of electronic music holds such value. Idioma build their production style around repetition, const Read more on this news related to 'Repetition'
  • Wranx Applies Spaced Repetition To B2B Learning
     U.K. startup Wranx is applying a learning technique called spaced repetition to the b2b space to help businesses train their staff more effectively. Read More Read more on this news related to 'Repetition'
  • Volkswagen says to launch over 20 electric vehicle models in China
    (This October 28 story was refiled to remove repetition of text) SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Volkswagen AG said on Tuesday it would launch more than 20 models of battery-driven cars in China over the next few years. "In the near future, Volkswagen will be offering Chinese drivers over 20 NEVs, from small cars to large-sized SUVs, from plug-in hybrids to pure electri Read more on this news related to 'Repetition'

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