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Keep it concise, keep it genuine and avoid repetition. Times, Sunday Times (2016)For example, perform the biceps curl with your weaker arm first, noting how many repetitions you can manage at a particular weight. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They have stood the test of time and been improved over the years through repetition. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Efforts are being trained on avoiding a repetition. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Legal action against the most blatant such acts might deter repetition in the future. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He defined the circle as the repetition of pleasurable acts and perhaps one of the most important was creative acts. Times, Sunday Times (2015)See how many repetitions you can perform before your dog becomes wise to the fact that you still have the toy. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The book's structure makes for too much repetition. The Times Literary Supplement (2013)Only this might avoid a repetition of what is a long-standing problem. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Repeat the push-up for as many repetitions as you can complete while maintaining perfect form. The Sun (2011)It was an ugly term when it came into use, and it has not been improved by constant repetition. Times, Sunday Times (2016)After many repetitions, the moment comes when the telling of the trauma story no longer arouses quite such intense feeling. Trauma and Recovery (1992)Learn it by heart and say it over and over again to yourself, plant it firmly into your subconscious mind by constant repetition. POSITIVE THINKING: Everything you have always known about positive thinking but were afraid to put into practice (2001)That is the only explanation I can think of for their constant repetition of their favourite inheritance tax statistic. Times, Sunday Times (2007)There, my friends, it is very much about repetition. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The aim is to stay on the beat, switch smoothly between moves, and avoid repetition. Times, Sunday Times (2006)In pop, as in many pursuits, repetition can do wonders for your average. Times, Sunday Times (2009)In fairness, though, there are very few comic scenarios that could survive as much repetition as these bumpers inevitably get. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Keep covering letters of application short and to the point; avoid repetition of what is on the form or CV. How to Face Interviews (1981)In the interests of saving space and to avoid repetition, I shall give the "coming out script "only once. Self-Hypnosis (1994)
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Translations for 'repetition'
British English: repetition NOUN
If there is a repetition of an event, usually an undesirable event, it happens again.
Today the city government has taken measures to prevent a repetition of last year's confrontation.
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