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[ree-it-er-uh nt] /riˈɪt ər ənt/
reiterating or repeating, especially to an intensified degree:
reiterant chatter.
Origin of reiterant
1600-10; < Latin reiterant- (stem of reiterāns), present participle of reiterāre. See reiterate, -ant Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • Again, reiterant and increasingly imperative, summons from the house slashed across her mood.

    Missy Dana Gatlin
  • Ever and ever a reiterant, restless craving gnawed, like a worm, at her heart.

    Under the Witches' Moon Nathan Gallizier
  • It was neither sad nor joyous; it suggested dreamy, reiterant thoughts; it was not music, but the memory of music.

    The Jonathan Papers Elisabeth Woodbridge Morris
  • This heedful silken coming and going, these Sunday voices, this reiterant yelp of a single peevish bell—would they never cease?

    The Return Walter de la Mare

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