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ditto

dit·to

ditto

 
pronunciation:
dI to
parts of speech:
noun, adverb, transitive verb
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Word Combinations (noun), Word History
part of speech: noun
inflections: dittos
definition 1: the same as said or written before; the aforesaid.
He'll have a cheese sandwich, and ditto for me.
definition 2: see ditto mark.
definition 3: a duplicate or close copy.
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part of speech: adverb
definition: as before or likewise.
 
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: dittoed, dittoing, dittos
definition: to repeat or duplicate, usu. by machine copying.
similar words:
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Word History
Ditto is from detto, an Italian word that means "said before."