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Usage examples for reiteration

  1. Over and over and over again, with dreary reiteration, those words kept recurring, and then, as the day wore on and she went to her room, she found herself repeating them aloud. – A Double Knot by George Manville Fenn
  2. To follow the conversation that ensued would be little more than again to go over a story which we feel has been already impressed with tiresome reiteration on the reader. – The Bramleighs Of Bishop's Folly by Charles James Lever
  3. As they stood a moment, tying the team, the preacher lifted his voice in a brazen, clanging, monotonous reiteration of worn phrases. – Other Main-Travelled Roads by Hamlin Garland
  4. Yet, although the reiteration of his anxiety might weary him a little as it had wearied me well nigh to groans of despair, there was not the slightest change in his real attitude towards the subject or towards me. – Father and Son by Edmund Gosse
  5. Fleda took her hand, and her clasp of it was a reiteration of a promise already given. – The Spoils of Poynton by Henry James
  6. Nothing, as a matter of fact, had been frightened out of her; for weeks she had lived in imagination so vividly through that day that when the day really arrived it found her physically and mentally unresponsive; the endless reiteration of names sounded meaninglessly in her ears, the crowding faces blurred. – The Danger Mark by Robert W. Chambers
  7. The men of Santa Clara lowered lids and smiled whenever they spoke of it as a contest, for as a duel had the word first gone forth from the exultant lips of Manuel; as a duel would it still remain among themselves, spite of the fiesta and the prize that was offered, and the reiteration that it was but sport. – The Gringos by B. M. Bower
  8. The long roll of names and of styles of furniture, hitherto unfamiliar, confused him, and the constant reiteration of the local point of view seemed an almost incredible provincialism. – The Mayor of Warwick by Herbert M. Hopkins
  9. That sense of an impersonal machine going on with endless reiteration is an experience that imaginative politicians face. – A Preface to Politics by Walter Lippmann
  10. The reason for this emphatic reiteration is not difficult to ascertain. – Expositions of Holy Scripture: Romans Corinthians (To II Corinthians, Chap. V) by Alexander Maclaren
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