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

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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In the months that followed, Nigam and his new clients met repeatedly with representatives from anti-trafficking organizations. Christine Biederman, WIRED, "Inside’s Vicious Battle With the Feds," 18 June 2019 Video: Adam Trammell, 22, died in May after being Tased repeatedly by West Milwaukee police. Gina Barton, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "The family of a man who died after tasing by West Milwaukee police will get $2.5 million," 18 June 2019 Trump has repeatedly threatened to raise tariffs if Xi doesn’t meet with him at the G-20 leaders’ meeting from June 28-29 in Osaka, Japan. Mark Niquette, Fortune, "Even Longtime Tariff Backers Say Trump Is Pushing Them Too Far," 17 June 2019 The one-and-done has been referenced repeatedly by league scouts and front-office personnel without prompting. J. Michael, Indianapolis Star, "Despite an unpredictable NBA Draft coming up, Pacers ready to pounce at No. 18," 17 June 2019 Usage is one of the reasons why commissioner Adam Silver has repeatedly pursued ways to increase rest for players, such as a longer All-Star break and reduction of back-to-back games. Michael Mccann,, "Kevin Durant's Achilles Injury and the Potential Legal Implications," 17 June 2019 Players are repeatedly told their effort will determine their rate of improvement. Ben Bolch,, "Mick Cronin’s determination fueled his coaching journey from Cincinnati to UCLA," 8 June 2019 Throughout the week, reporters have repeatedly asked White House officials what targets Mexico needs to meet to avoid the 5% tariffs on imports, which will gradually increase each month. Kathryn Watson, CBS News, "Talks with Mexico continue without clear targets for avoiding tariffs," 6 June 2019 Malone asserted that the interview was unconstitutional because Smith repeatedly asked for a lawyer but was denied. Mensah M. Dean,, "A decade later, 2 ordered to stand trial for double killing in which another man was falsely accused," 5 June 2019

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First Known Use of repeatedly

circa 1718, in the meaning defined above

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21 Jun 2019

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The first known use of repeatedly was circa 1718

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having a desire to acquire more things

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