An example of repetition is someone constantly saying they are sorry.
Other Word Forms
Origin of repetition
- Middle English repeticioun from Old French repeticion from Latin repetītiō repetītiōn- from repetītus past participle of repetere to repeat repeat
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Latin repetitionem (accusative singular of repetitio).
- re- +"Ž petition