palillogy


Related to palillogy: Palilogy

palillogy

(pæˈlɪlədʒɪ)
n
(Rhetoric) the repetition of a phrase or word

palilogy, palillogy

the immediate repetition of a word for emphasis, as “the living, the living, he shall praise thee” (Isaiah 38:19).
See also: Rhetoric and Rhetorical Devices