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Definition 1: run or be performed again - [verb of change]

Samples where iterate or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the function iterates

(iterate is a kind of ...) happen or occur again

"This is a recurring story"

(iterate belongs to category ...) a science (or group of related sciences) dealing with the logic of quantity and shape and arrangement

(iterate belongs to category ...) the branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures

Definition 2: to say, state, or perform again - [verb of communication]

Samples where iterate or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • She kept reiterating her request

Synonyms for iterate in the sense of this definition

(iterate is a kind of ...) let something be known

"Tell them that you will be late"

(... is a kind of iterate ) psychology: repeat a response after the cessation of the original stimulus

"The subjects in this study perseverated"

(... is a kind of iterate ) repeat an action or statement

"The next speaker dittoed her argument"

(... is a kind of iterate ) come back to

"Don't dwell on the past" "She is always harping on the same old things"

(... is a kind of iterate ) restate (words) from one language into another language

"I have to translate when my in-laws from Austria visit the U.S." "Can you interpret the speech of the visiting dignitaries?" "She rendered the French poem into English" "He translates for the U.N."

(... is a kind of iterate ) express the same message in different words

(... is a kind of iterate ) give a summary (of)

"he summed up his results" "I will now summarize"

(... is a kind of iterate ) repeat a passage from

"He quoted the Bible to her"

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