Mawson, C.O.S., ed. (18701938). Rogets International Thesaurus. 1922.
Class I. Words Expressing Abstract Relations
Section V. Number
3. Indeterminate Number
REPETITION, iteration, reiteration, iterance [rare], reiterance [rare], alliteration, duplication, reduplication, ding-dong [colloq.], monotone, harping, recurrence, succession, run; battology, tautology; monotony, tautophony; rhythm [See Regularity of recurrence. Periodicity]; diffuseness, pleonasm, redundancy.
chimes, repetend, echo, reëcho, encore, dilogy [rare], ritornello [It.], burden of a song, refrain, undersong; rehearsal; réchauffé [F.], rifacimento [It.], recapitulation.
cuckoo (imitation) [See Imitation]; reverberation [See Resonance]; drumming (roll) [See Roll]; renewal (restoration) [See Restoration].
TWICE-TOLD TALE, chestnut [slang], old stuff [slang], old story, old song; second edition, new edition; reappearance, reproduction; periodicity [See Regularity of recurrence. Periodicity].
REPEAT, iterate, reiterate, reproduce, echo, reëcho, drum, harp upon, battologize, tautologize, hammer, redouble.
RECUR, revert, return, reappear; renew (restore) [See Restoration].
REHEARSE; do over again, say over again; ring the changes on; harp on the same string; din in the ear, drum in the ear; conjugate in all its moods, tenses and inflexions; begin again, go over the same ground, go the same round, duplicate, reduplicate, never hear the last of; resume, return to, recapitulate, reword.
REPEATEDLY, often, again, anew, over again, afresh, once more; ditto, encore, de novo [L.], bis, da capo [It.].
again and again; over and over, over and over again; many times over; time and again, time after time; times without number; year after year; day by day &c.; many times, several times, a number of times; many a time, full many a time; frequently [See Frequency]; inexhaustibly, depth beyond depth.
Ecce iterum Crispinus.
Cut and come again.Crabbe
To-morrow and to-morrow and to-morrow.Macbeth
Cantilenam eandem canis.Terence
Nullum est jam dictum quod non dictum sit prius.Terence