repeat yourself

repeat yourself
repeat yourself phrase
to say or write the same words or idea that you said before, often without realizing that you are doing it

Sally sometimes becomes confused and repeats herself.

Thesaurus: to say something again, or to repeat someone's else's wordssynonym
Main entry: repeat

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repeat yourself
: to say again what you have already said

I've already told you what to do, and I'm not going to repeat myself.

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Main Entry:repeat

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • repeat — re|peat1 W2S2 [rıˈpi:t] v [T] ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(say again)¦ 2¦(do again)¦ 3¦(learn)¦ 4¦(tell)¦ 5¦(broadcast)¦ 6 something doesn t bear repeating Phrasal verbs  repeat on somebody ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ [Date: 1300 1400; : Old F …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • repeat — [[t]rɪpi͟ːt[/t]] ♦♦ repeats, repeating, repeated 1) VERB If you repeat something, you say or write it again. You can say I repeat to show that you feel strongly about what you are repeating. [V that] He repeated that he had been mis quoted... [V… …   English dictionary

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