re·​peat·​ed·​ly | \ri-ˈpē-təd-lē \

Definition of repeatedly 

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Examples of repeatedly in a Sentence

I've told him repeatedly not to do that.

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The Saudi government has repeatedly denied Prince Mohammed had any knowledge of the operation targeting the journalist. Alex Leary, WSJ, "Saudi Prince Gets High-Five From Putin at G-20 Summit," 30 Nov. 2018 Stone and WikiLeaks have repeatedly denied any such coordination. John Wagner, The Seattle Times, "Trump steps up attack on Mueller," 27 Nov. 2018 Manafort has repeatedly denied his involvement with DNC email hack, but this revelation could come under scrutiny by special counsel Robert Mueller and his investigation into Russian collusion in the 2016 presidential election. Makena Kelly, The Verge, "WikiLeaks calls for Guardian editor’s decapitation if Manafort story proves false," 27 Nov. 2018 Russia has repeatedly denied allegations that it has produced and tested such a missile. Fox News, "Bolton faces tense talks with Russia over nuclear treaty," 22 Oct. 2018 Kavanaugh has repeatedly denied Ford's allegations. Andrea Park, Allure, "Emmy Awards Guest Sarah Sophie Flicker Wrote "Stop Kavanaugh" on Her Arm," 18 Sep. 2018 Lari tried repeatedly but couldn’t connect back to the chat. Andrada Fiscutean, Ars Technica, "The adventures of lab ED011—“Nobody would be able to duplicate what happened there”," 27 Aug. 2018 Richard is deeply disturbed by all of this and ends up leaving, which reveals that Jackie repeatedly tried to request information about Marian’s death in the past, all to no avail. Emma Dibdin, Harper's BAZAAR, "Sharp Objects Episode 7: Adora Shows Her True Colors," 20 Aug. 2018 Despite allegations that both the head coach and Jordan knew about this abuse, Jordan has repeatedly denied this. Marilyn Icsman,, "Here's the latest on Rep. Jim Jordan's sexual abuse scandal," 9 July 2018

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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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