Definition of ditto in English:

ditto

Pronunciation /ˈdidō/ /ˈdɪdoʊ/

noundittos

  • 1The same thing again (used in lists and accounts and often indicated by a ditto mark under the word or figure to be repeated).

    repetition, duplication, replication, rerun
    1. 1.1informal Used to indicate that something already said is applicable a second time.
      ‘if one folds his arms, so does the other; if one crosses his legs, ditto’

Origin

Early 17th century (in the sense ‘in the aforesaid month’): from Tuscan dialect, variant of Italian detto ‘said’, from Latin dictus ‘said’.

Pronunciation

ditto

/ˈdidō/ /ˈdɪdoʊ/