- to say or do again or repeatedly; repeat, often excessively.
Origin of reiterate
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Examples from the Web for reiteration
Reiteration of his ridiculed remarks appears to be a matter of principle of this GOP hopeful.Mitt Can't Stop Putting His Foot In His Mouth
February 28, 2012
Take my word for it, the secret of success with "the collective wisdom" is reiteration.Lord Kilgobbin
She spoke with impassioned energy, as if fortifying her refusal by the reiteration of it.The Golden Dog
But my convictions are so pronounced that I cannot forbear the reiteration.Shadow and Light
Mifflin Wistar Gibbs
To a keen amateur seaman this reiteration is never wearisome.A Floating Home
So universally true is this that to repeat it seems the reiteration of a truism.Talks on the study of literature.
- (tr; may take a clause as object) to say or do again or repeatedly
Word Origin and History for reiteration
early 15c., from Middle French reiteration and directly from Latin reiterationem (nominative reiteratio) "repetition," noun of action from past participle stem of reiterare (see reiterate).