Repetitive vs Repeatedly - What's the difference?

repetitive | repeatedly |


As an adjective repetitive

is .

As an adverb repeatedly is

done several times or in repetition.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

repetitive

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Happening many times in a similar way; containing repetition; repeating.
  • repeatedly

    English

    Adverb

    (en adverb)
  • Done several times or in repetition.
  • He repeatedly violated the court order, and shall now be punished.
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  • , year=2011 , date=October 1 , author=Tom Fordyce , title=Rugby World Cup 2011: England 16-12 Scotland , work=BBC Sport citation , page= , passage=Scotland had the territory and the momentum, forcing England into almost twice as many tackles and rattling them repeatedly at set-pieces.}}

    Synonyms

    * again and again