(noun, verb)


1. informal abbreviation of `representative'

Definition categories: person, congressman, congresswoman, representative

2. a fabric with prominent rounded crosswise ribs

Similar word(s): repp

Definition categories: man–made, cloth, fabric, material, textile

Sentences with rep as a noun:

- Try not to make it easy for the tabloids to ruin your rep.

- I get a better bicep workout if I use less weight and more reps.

- When I requested tickets for Nassau, my rep just put me on hold.

- John Doe is a participant in the House of Reps.

- She did her time in reps before she made the grade in West End theatre.


1. To represent; to act as a representative for.

2. (knitting) repeat