Pronunciation: (ri-pēt'), [key]
1. to say or utter again (something already said): to repeat a word for emphasis.
2. to say or utter in reproducing the words, inflections, etc., of another: to repeat a sentence after the teacher.
3. to reproduce (utterances, sounds, etc.) in the manner of an echo, a phonograph, or the like.
4. to tell (something heard) to another or others.
5. to do, make, or perform again: to repeat an action.
6. to go through or undergo again: to repeat an experience.

1. to do or say something again.
2. to cause a slight regurgitation: The onions I ate are repeating on me.
3. to vote illegally by casting more than one vote in the same election.

1. the act of repeating.
2. something repeated; repetition.
3. a duplicate or reproduction of something.
4. a decorative pattern repeated, usually by printing, on a textile or the like.
5. Music.
a. a passage to be repeated.
b. a sign, as a vertical arrangement of dots, calling for the repetition of a passage.
6. a radio or television program that has been broadcast at least once before.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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