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repetitiveness (rɪˈpetɪtɪvnɪs) 



  1. the quality or state of being characterized by or given to unnecessary repetition; boringness

repetitive (rɪˈpɛtɪtɪv Pronunciation for repetitive



  1. characterized by or given to unnecessary repetition; boring   ⇒ dull, repetitive work

Derived Forms

reˈpetitively adverb
reˈpetitiveness noun

Example Sentences Including 'repetitiveness'

A repetitiveness which hooks acknowledges, and claims to be inevitable.
Independent (1999)
For some listeners - who usually (and with tedious repetitiveness ) insist on telling me - Weller is simply not to their taste.
Glasgow Herald (2002)
The mindless repetitiveness of some tasks can lead to errors being made which the operator is totally unaware of.
Atkinson, Jacqueline M Coping with Stress at Work
Treating dog-bite victims at Middlemore and Kidz First hospitals rolls around with relentless and depressing repetitiveness.
New Zealand Herald (2003)


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