reiteration


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re·it·er·ate

 (rē-ĭt′ə-rāt′)
tr.v. re·it·er·at·ed, re·it·er·at·ing, re·it·er·ates
To say or do again or repeatedly. See Synonyms at repeat.

re·it′er·a′tion n.
re·it′er·a′tive (-ə-rā′tĭv, -ər-ə-tĭv) adj.
re·it′er·a′tive·ly adv.
re·it′er·a′tor n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.reiteration - the act of repeating over and again (or an instance thereof)
repeating, repetition - the act of doing or performing again

reiteration

noun
The act or process of repeating:
Translations

reiteration

[riːɪtəˈreɪʃən] Nreiteración f, repetición f

reiteration

[riˌɪtəˈreɪʃən] n (= repetition) → réitération f

reiteration

nWiederholung f

reiteration

[riːˌɪtəˈreɪʃn] n (frm) → reiterazione f
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There was a scene, but no more, for the Finn was too huge a man to invite personal encounter, and Captain Dome could only stigmatize his conduct to a running reiteration of "Yes, sir," and "No, sir," and "Sorry, sir."
One after another those words travelled over my memory, repeating themselves again and again with a wearisome, mechanical reiteration. I was roused from what felt like a trance of many hours--from what was really, no doubt, the pause of a few moments only--by a voice calling to me.
Andy looked up innocently at Sam, surprised at hearing this new geographical fact, but instantly confirmed what he said, by a vehement reiteration.
Clear, direct, and elegant, it reflects most attractively his own high breeding; but it is also eminently forceful, and marked by very skilful emphasis and reiteration. One of his favorite devices is a pretense of great humility, which is only a shelter from which he shoots forth incessant and pitiless volleys of ironical raillery, light and innocent in appearance, but irresistible in aim and penetrating power.
Why should she be shocked or warned by this reiteration? It was not so unlike her father's principles, and her early training, that it need startle her.
Little girl as she had been at the time she remembered all the names that were on people's lips during those years of reiteration. This historic spot had a touch of the romance of rich decay, a reference to older things, to a dramatic past.
The doctor and the priest made scant reply to her shrill reiterations of her daughter's story, with more disturbing details of her own, to the divided vows of vengeance against Mr Glass for murdering, and against Mr Todhunter for being murdered, or against the latter for having dared to want to marry her daughter, and for not having lived to do it.
Nor were his constant reiterations of this belief without effect upon the rest of the party.
Hasil Bizenjo's remarks were basically a reiteration of Indian stance, he added.
This was a reiteration from his third Sona last year when he asked Congress to pass the measure that would create the 'Department of Disaster Management' to reduce the country's vulnerabilities to natural disasters and climate change.
Comments from Fed dove Bullard favoring a 25 bp easing on the 31st are a reiteration of his stance, but nevertheless are impacting bearishly as they confirm the NY Fed's unusual intervention to clarify the outlook.
'The PCB expects a high level of professionalism and commitment from its players, and this action is a reiteration and timely reminder that any indiscipline shall not be tolerated or accepted.' The PCB will not be making any further comment on this matter.