Meaning of “tautology” in the English Dictionary

"tautology" in British English

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tautologynoun [ C or U ]

uk /tɔːˈtɒl.ə.dʒi/ us /tɑːˈtɑː.lə.dʒi/
tautological
adjective uk /ˌtɔː.təˈlɒdʒ.ɪ.kəl/ us /ˌtɑː.t̬əˈlɑː.dʒɪ.kəl/
tautologically
adverb uk /ˌtɔː.təˈlɒdʒ.ɪ.kəl.i/ us /ˌtɑː.t̬əˈlɑː.dʒɪ.kəl.i/

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

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