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Meaning of ITERATE

Pronunciation:  'itu`reyt

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[v]  to say, state, or perform again; "She kept reiterating her request"
 

ITERATE is a 7 letter word that starts with I.

 

 Synonyms: ingeminate, reiterate, repeat, restate, retell
 
 See Also: cite, ditto, dwell, harp, interpret, paraphrase, perseverate, quote, render, rephrase, resume, reword, sum up, summarise, summarize, tell, translate

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \It"er*ate\, a. [L. iteratus, p. p. of iterare to
    repeat, fr. iterum again, prop. a compar. from the stem of is
    he, that; cf. L. ita so, item likewise, also, Skr. itara
    other, iti thus. Cf. {Identity}, {Item}.]
    Uttered or done again; repeated. [Obs.] --Bp. Gardiner.
    
    
  2. \It"er*ate\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Iterated}; p. pr. &
    vb. n. {Iterating}.]
    To utter or do a second time or many times; to repeat; as, to
    iterate advice.
    
          Nor Eve to iterate Her former trespass feared.
                                                   --Milton.
    
    
  3. \It"er*ate\, adv.
    By way of iteration.
    
    
 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: battologize, fill, give an encore, go over, go through, ingeminate, pad, practice, reaffirm, reassert, recapitulate, recite, recount, rehash, rehearse, reissue, reiterate, renew, reprint, reprise, resay, restate, resume, retail, retell, review, reword, run over, say over, say over again, sum up, summarize, tautologize
 

 

 

 

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