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Definition 1: a firearm that can fire several rounds without reloading - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for repeater in the sense of this definition

(repeater is a kind of ...) a portable gun

"he wore his firearm in a shoulder holster"

(... is a kind of repeater ) trademark for a repeating rifle or pistol

Definition 2: (electronics) electronic device that amplifies a signal before transmitting it again - [noun denoting artifact]

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

  • repeaters can be used in computer networks to extend cabling distances

(repeater is a kind of ...) a device that accomplishes its purpose electronically

(repeater belongs to category ...) the branch of engineering science that studies the uses of electricity and the equipment for power generation and distribution and the control of machines and communication

Definition 3: a person who repeats - [noun denoting person]

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

  • the audience consisted largely of repeaters who had seen the movie many times

(repeater is a kind of ...) a human being

"there was too much for one person to do"

Definition 4: someone who is repeatedly arrested for criminal behavior (especially for the same criminal behavior) - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for repeater in the sense of this definition

(repeater is a kind of ...) someone who has committed a crime or has been legally convicted of a crime

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