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reiterate

[ ree-it-uh-reyt ]
/ ri藞瑟t 蓹藢re瑟t /
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verb (used with object), re路it路er路at路ed, re路it路er路at路ing.
to say or do again or repeatedly; repeat, often excessively.
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Origin of reiterate

First recorded in 1520鈥30; from Latin reiter膩tus, past participle of reiter膩re 鈥渢o repeat,鈥 equivalent to re- re- + iter膩re 鈥渢o repeat,鈥 derivative of iterum 鈥渁gain鈥; see -ate1

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See repeat.

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British Dictionary definitions for reiterate

reiterate
/ (ri藧藞瑟t蓹藢re瑟t) /

verb
(tr; may take a clause as object) to say or do again or repeatedly

Derived forms of reiterate

reiterant, adjectivereiteration, nounreiterative, adjectivereiteratively, adverb

Word Origin for reiterate

C16: from Latin reiter膩re to repeat, from re- + iter膩re to do again, from iterum again
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