Translation of "repeat" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /rɪˈpiːt/ us /rɪˈpit/

A2 to say or do something more than once

He repeated the number.
The test must be repeated several times.
noun uk /rɪˈpiːt/ us /rɪˈpit/

something that happens or is done more than once

Everything is being done to avoid a repeat of the tragedy.

also rerun a television or radio programme that is broadcast again

reposición, repetición

(Translation of “repeat” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /rəˈpiːt/

to say or do again

Would you repeat those instructions, please?

to say (something one has heard) to someone else, sometimes when one ought not to

Please do not repeat what I’ve just told you.

to say (something) one has learned by heart

The teacher asked her to repeat a poem.
repeated adjective

said, done etc many times

In spite of repeated warnings, he went on smoking
The judge said that he was very disturbed by a repeated pattern of criminal acts over a long period of time.
repeatedly adverb

many times

repetidamente, muchas veces
I’ve asked him for it repeatedly.
repetition /repəˈtiʃən/ noun

(an) act of repeating

repetition of a musical phrase.
repetitive /rəˈpetətiv/ adjective

doing, saying, the same thing too often

His speeches are very repetitive
My job is a bit repetitive.
repetitively adverb

de manera repetitiva
repetitiveness noun

repetitividad, cualidad de repetitivo
repeat oneself verb

to repeat what one has already said

Listen carefully because I don’t want to have to repeat myself.
to repeat (not repeat again) the lessons.

(Translation of “repeat” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)