Synonyms of 'repetition'
He wants to avoid repetition of the confusion.
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An echo is a sound which is caused by a noise being reflected off a surface such as a wall.
He heard nothing but the echoes of his own voice in the cave.
If there is a recurrence of something, it happens again.
Police are out in force to prevent a recurrence of the violence.
Tautology is the use of different words to say the same thing twice in the same statement. 'The money should be adequate enough' is an example of tautology.
The tautology and circularity of this argument were swept aside.
Thesaurus for repetition from the Collins English Thesaurus
If there is a repetition of an event, usually an undesirable event, it happens again.