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repetitious

rep·e·ti·tious

repetitious

 
pronunciation:
re p tI shs
features:
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part of speech: adjective
definition: marked by or filled with repetition, esp. tedious repetition.
synonyms:
redundant
similar words:
monotonous, prolix, recurrent, repetitive, tedious, wordy
derivations: repetitiously (adv.), repetitiousness (n.)
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The word repetitious contains the following part:
-itious Latin adjective-forming suffix that means having the nature of, characterized by
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The suffix -itious attaches to Latin roots to form adjectives.