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Meaning of REITERATE

Pronunciation:  rn

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

REITERATE is a 9 letter word that starts with R.

 

 Synonyms: ingeminate, iterate, 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. \Re*it"er*ate\ (-[=a]t), v. t. [imp. & p. p.
    {Reiterated} (-[=a]`t[e^]d); p. pr. & vb. n. {Reiterating}.]
    [Pref. re- + iterate: cf. F. r['e]it['e]rer, LL. reiterare to
    question again.]
    To repeat again and again; to say or do repeatedly;
    sometimes, to repeat.
    
          That with reiterated crimes he might Heap on himself
          damnation.                               --Milton.
    
          You never spoke what did become you less Than this;
          which to reiterate were sin.             --Shak.
    
    Syn: To repeat; recapitulate; rehearse.
    
    
  2. \Re*it"er*ate\ (-?t), a.
    Reiterated; repeated. [R.]
    
    
 

 

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