transitive verb

¦rēpə(r)¦kəs also ¦rep-
: to drive or beat back

Word History


Latin repercussus, past participle of repercutere, from re- + percutere to beat, strike

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“Repercuss.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Apr. 2024.

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