bear repeating

idiom

: to be important enough to state more than once
The group's message is one that bears repeating.

Examples of bear repeating in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web What some of my fellow citizens thought fit to say about me, and my opponents too, doesn’t bear repeating—and women have it much worse. Michael Ignatieff, The Atlantic, 7 Sep. 2023 Nothing on this list should come as a surprise, but the items do bear repeating: Get up to date with your COVID-19 vaccines. Karen Kaplanscience and Medicine Editor dec. 20, Los Angeles Times, 20 Dec. 2022 Not to undermine the importance of the announcement—after all, the fact does bear repeating—but that headline-generating warning sounds familiar. Eamon Barrett, Fortune, 11 May 2022 Although such arguments aren’t necessarily new, the authors make some salient new points that bear repeating here. Bruce Dorminey, Forbes, 24 Apr. 2022 But there is one step in our skin-care routine that might bear repeating: cleansing. Dianna Mazzone, Allure, 22 Apr. 2022 As with any signature style, certain elements bear repeating. Cathy Whitlock, Better Homes & Gardens, 7 Jan. 2022 Sometimes, though, stories bear repeating. Jeff Metcalfe, The Arizona Republic, 26 Oct. 2021 Portions of this discussion have been published before, but bear repeating. Kevin Dayhoff, baltimoresun.com/maryland/carroll, 23 Oct. 2020 See More

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“Bear repeating.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bear%20repeating. Accessed 20 Feb. 2024.

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