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    mrs

    what is the word which is used to signify two words similar to each other used in a sentence to convey or over emphasise?For example
    The friends were reunited and were together again.

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    Re: mrs

    Redundancy.

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    Re: mrs

    How about pleonasm?

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    Re: mrs

    Note: Linguists usually call semantic pleonasm redundancy to avoid confusion with syntactic pleonasm.

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