broken record


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broken record

A person or thing that repeats itself over and over again. Likened to vinyl records that when severely scratched (i.e., "broken") can loop over the same recorded segment endlessly. I feel like a broken record having to tell you this each day, but please clean your room!
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Panelo said Trillanes sounded like a broken record for hurling allegations against the President without presenting sufficient evidence.
But for his new album Broken Record, his best in years, he recruited a team of old friends and new collaborators and recorded in a New York studio.
The Broken Record "No": Utter the same phrase repeatedly, which is usually necessary when someone is trying to wear you down.
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Sam Ritz, Al Partanen, and Jessica Swim arrived with only a half hour left in the jam, prompting some drunken idiot to go into broken record mode: "But wait these guys just arrived, but wait these guys just arrived, but wait these guys just arrived.
The singer has formed The Small Ensemble and brings his group to the Old Fruitmarket in Glasgow on October 26 to perform songs from Broken Record released in September.
HULL CITY 1 CARDIFF CITY 1 STEVE BRUCE sounds like a broken record but he knows scoring one paltry goal every other game will not keep Hull in the top flight.
There is no way to predict whether the flu season will be light or severe, but even if we sound like a broken record it's worth repeating: Get a flu shot,'' Fielding said.
The alien enemies' verbal taunts and blurbs also start sounding like an annoying broken record the deeper you get into the game.
This starts to sound like a broken record, but the caregiving issue is definitely here to stay," states Pearson.
Broken record, strained back: Cal State Northridge freshman outside hitter Kristin Sigel became the Matadors' season dig record holder last week, collecting 27 over two matches.
Summary: London [UK], Dec 26 (ANI): Tottenham Hotspur's striker Harry Kane has broken records to become the top scorer in a calendar year to finish ahead of Barcelona star Lionel Messi as the leading man for club and country.
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