Meaning of “repeatedly” in the English Dictionary

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"repeatedly" in British English

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repeatedlyadverb

uk /rɪˈpiː.tɪd.li/ us /rɪˈpiː.t̬ɪd.li/

C1 many times:

He called repeatedly, begging her to come back.

More examples

  • We were woken at dawn by a cock crowing repeatedly.
  • The rebel forces have been repeatedly attacked by loyalist troops.
  • The government repeatedly stressed its support for parental choice in the selection of a child's school.
  • He was pinioned to the wall by two men while another one repeatedly punched him.
  • His back was covered with weals where he had been repeatedly beaten.

(Definition of “repeatedly” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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