from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adv. More than once; again and again.

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  • adv. Done several times or in repetition.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adv. More than once; again and again; indefinitely.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • With repetition; more than once; again and again indefinitely.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adv. several time


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repeated +‎ -ly


  • I use the term repeatedly throughout the book as a shorthand for the fusion of the two economies, but owe Ferguson a debt for coining the term.


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  • At first, the phrase repeatedly quoted by elderly aunts, “God works in strange and mysterious ways,” surfaced.

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  • Little that Caroline said or did during this period proved particularly newsworthy, yet her name repeatedly appeared in the press.

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  • Then Lieberman went on Meet the Press and used the term repeatedly, hisownself.

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  • Terror and repression were the order of the day, with ever a growing unrest in the higher circles, while the native population at large seemed to be completely cowed -- "brutalized" is the term repeatedly used by Rizal in his political essays.

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  • Catherine Deneuve calls his name repeatedly as she walks through Mroué's desolate and much destroyed Lebanese village.

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  • A Senator from Mass. is dblan9 11 minutes ago 4:28 PM I just was able to forget about Bob Loblaw last Thursday after 5 weeks of saying his name repeatedly and then here you come along with your name puttin it back in my Head!

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  • She MISpronoun­ced it and didn't even seem to know who they were, even though we hear their name repeatedly on the news because of their charitable foundation ­s, etc.

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  • Help, I'm a Rock is a rhythmic jam that largely consists of chanting the title repeatedly while all sorts of sounds get built up around it, It Can't Happen Here is a bunch of a capella muttering and "singing" of whatever, and Return of the Son of Monster Magnet takes the "sound collage" concept to a hilarious level.

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