rep: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (rep), [key]
  1. a transversely corded fabric of wool, silk, rayon, or cotton.


Pronunciation: (rep), [key]
— n. Informal.
  1. a repertory theater or company.
  2. repetition.
  3. a representative, esp. a sales representative.
  4. reputation.


Pronunciation: (rep), [key]
  1. a unit proposed as a supplement to roentgen for expressing dosage of ionizing radiation: subsequently abandoned. Cf.


Pronunciation: [key]
  1. Representative.
  2. Republic.
  3. Republican.


Pronunciation: [key]
  1. repair.
  2. repeat.
  3. (in prescriptions) let it be repeated.
  4. report.
  5. reported.
  6. reporter.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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  • rep (Thesaurus)