re·​peat·​ed·​ly | \ ri-ˈpē-təd-lē How to pronounce repeatedly (audio) \

Definition of repeatedly

Examples of repeatedly in a Sentence

I've told him repeatedly not to do that.
Recent Examples on the Web President Biden has repeatedly said that improving the economy is his administration's top priority. Isabelle Mcdonnell, Fox News, 27 July 2022 In a lengthy briefing with reporters, White House press secretary Karine Jean-Pierre said repeatedly that the White House had been as transparent as possible about the president’s health. Will Weissert,, 22 July 2022 One of the doctors repeatedly said the wound reached the heart, which reporters eventually deciphered was a reference to a bullet hitting a main artery in his heart, leading to massive blood loss. Michelle Ye Hee Lee, Washington Post, 21 July 2022 Their joint venture comes as tensions on Earth between Russia and the United States and its allies have hit a fever pitch amid the Ukrainian war, though NASA has repeatedly said the conflict has not affected cooperation in space. Jackie Wattles, CNN, 21 July 2022 Luria has said repeatedly that the committee’s work defending American democracy is more important than her prospects for reelection in a district that includes Naval Station Norfolk, the world’s largest naval base. Will Weissert, Chicago Tribune, 20 July 2022 If the United States doesn't attempt to exert influence, Biden and his aides have said repeatedly, then China and Russia will rush in -- and shape the future of the region. Arkansas Online, 17 July 2022 The mayor has repeatedly said the legal campground is not a city homeless response. Emily Goodykoontz, Anchorage Daily News, 16 July 2022 On the campaign trail, Republican gubernatorial candidate Bob Stefanowski of Madison has repeatedly said that the state should offer tax cuts of $1 billion, representing about one-third of the rainy day fund. Christopher Keating, Hartford Courant, 7 July 2022 See More

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First Known Use of repeatedly

circa 1718, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of repeatedly was circa 1718

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29 Jul 2022

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“Repeatedly.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 10 Aug. 2022.

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