An example of to repeat is to play an audio clip again.
An example of repeat used as an adjective is in the phrase "repeat performance," which means a performance that is being done for a second time.
Could you repeat the question?
Repeats himself constantly.
An example of a repeat is a television broadcast that has already aired.
Repeated the customer's complaint in disbelief.
Repeated what he had heard that morning.
Repeat past successes; repeat a course; repeat a pattern.
A repeat offender; a repeat performance of the play.
To repeat a remark.
To repeat a secret.
Foods that repeat on one.
The scientists repeated the experiment in order to confirm the result.
Repeated the poem verbatim.
Origin of repeat
- Middle English repeten from Old French repeter from Latin repetere to seek again re- re- petere to seek pet- in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition