Definition of repeat :
1. A mark, or series of dots, placed before and after, or often only at the end of, a passage to be repeated in performance.
2. That which is repeated; as, the repeat of a pattern; that is, the repetition of the engraved figure on a roller by which an impression is produced ( as in calico printing, etc.).
3. The act of repeating; repetition.
4. To go over again; to attempt, do, make, or utter again; to iterate; to recite; as, to repeat an effort, an order, or a poem.
5. To make trial of again; to undergo or encounter again.
6. To repay or refund ( an excess received).
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imitate (part of speech: verb)
flatter, parrot, mock, impersonate, ape, parallel, mimic, imitate, echo, duplicate, replicate, pretend, parody, simulate, counterfeit, emulate, mime, feign, portray, resemble, reflect, ditto, copy, mirror
repeat (part of speech: verb)
- Remember ye have to repeat your catechism!" - "Sidonia The Sorceress V1", William Mienhold.
- You are right, I did, but I am not going to repeat what I heard; if it should come to his ears I should get into trouble about it. - "Heidi", Johanna Spyri.
- They walked towards it, they were almost at the door, but he would not repeat his question. - "The Happy Foreigner", Enid Bagnold.