iteration

[ it-uh-rey-shuh n ]SEE DEFINITION OF iteration

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We all grow so weary with the iteration of even the best of truths!

It was as if the iteration of that charge stung him out of his chill anger.

Let us, at risk of some iteration, consider some of these combustible elements.

The iteration of his speech is like the dripping of water upon the heads of the condemned.

And with every iteration, the thrill in her voice seemed to deepen.

For iteration is the essence of propaganda as an opinion forming factor.

On the third iteration of Page 67, "Amburg" changed to "Amberg" for consistency.

A coloured gentleman he anathematised especially for his iteration.

Be not led astray by iteration—mistake not the familiar for the intelligible.

She had only heard, in her own brain, the iteration of Ba'tiste's calling.

WORD ORIGIN

late 15c., from Latin iterationem (nominative iteratio) "repetition," noun of action from past participle stem of iterare "do again, repeat," from iterum "again," from PIE *i-tero-, from pronomial root *i- (see yon).

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR ITERATION

frequencies

nouncommonness, repetitiveness
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