Discipline, detail, sweat, repetition, the study of those who came before you.
"Nowhere to run ain't got nowhere to go," Springsteen sings before launching into the "Born in the U.S.A." chorus in repetition.
Mr. K had nothing but contempt for it all, sticking to his formula of discipline, repetition, and hollering.
And I was trying to illustrate that with a more familiar example, which would be something like the repetition of a limerick.
Kendrick rapidly chants these last lines in repetition with Bilal and Anna Wise sing-shouting behind him, like a rallying cry.
But if this were all, then would Buddhism be but a repetition of the commonplaces of all religions, of all philosophies.
There was no repetition of the telepathic means of communication.
Here, then, the spirit of the Constitution is fully observed, with regard to repetition and also disputation.
And you dread and shrink from the idea of a repetition of this business?
Bill had a vast knowledge of the West, but a distressing habit of repetition.
early 15c., "act of saying over again," from Old French repetition and directly from Latin repetitionem (nominative repetitio) "a repeating," noun of action from past participle stem of repetere "do or say again" (see repeat (v.)). Of actions, attested from 1590s.