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refrain
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The Last Battle
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as in: a repeated refrain Define
something repeated regularly -- especially:
  • lines repeated after each verse of a song
  • a phrase or idea often repeated by someone or within a poem

  • ...which had the refrain:  Ho, rumble, rumble, rumble, Rumble drum belaboured.

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  • The song has a catchy refrain.
  • The principal’s refrain is that happy students have self-respect; and self-respect is earned.

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as in: a repeated refrain Define
something repeated regularly -- especially:
  • lines repeated after each verse of a song
  • a phrase or idea often repeated by someone or within a poem

as in: refrain from laughing Define
avoid or resist doing something
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