from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To say or perform again; repeat. See Synonyms at repeat.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. to perform or repeat an action on each item in a set or on the results of each such prior action
- n. a function that iterates
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Uttered or done again; repeated.
- transitive v. To utter or do a second time or many times; to repeat.
- adv. By way of iteration.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To utter or do again; repeat: as, to iterate an advice or a demand.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. run or be performed again
- v. to say, state, or perform again
Latin iterāre, iterāt-, from iterum, again; see i- in Indo-European roots.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Latin iterō ("I do a second time, repeat"), from iterum ("again"), akin to is ("he, that"). (Wiktionary)