Noun: repeater ri'pee-tu(r)
- A person who repeats
"the audience consisted largely of repeaters who had seen the movie many times"
- Someone who is repeatedly arrested for criminal behaviour (especially for the same criminal behaviour)
- recidivist, habitual criminal
- A firearm that can fire several rounds without reloading
- repeating firearm
- (electronics) electronic device that amplifies a signal before transmitting it again
"repeaters can be used in computer networks to extend cabling distances"
Derived forms: repeaters
Type of: crim [Brit, informal], criminal, crook, electronic device, felon, firearm, individual, malefactor [formal], mortal, outlaw, person, piece, small-arm, somebody, someone, soul