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adjective re·peat·ed \ri-ˈpē-təd\

Simple Definition of repeated

  • : said, done, or happening again and again

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of repeated

  1. 1 :  renewed or recurring again and again <repeated changes of plan>

  2. 2 :  said, done, or presented again

Examples of repeated in a sentence

  1. The landlord ignored her repeated requests to have the stove repaired.

  2. He never succeeded in spite of repeated attempts.



1611

First Known Use of repeated

1611

Rhymes with repeated


REPEATED Defined for Kids

repeated

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adjective re·peat·ed \ri-ˈpē-təd\

Definition of repeated for Students

  1. :  done or happening again and again <repeated attempts>

repeatedly adverb




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