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To help you avoid using the same word too repetitively, redundantly, recurrently, incessantly, etc., etc.

Why synonyms can be useful

Your writing can sound boring if you continually keep repeating the same words. When you create sentences, you can make them more interesting by using words that mean the same as the word you are speaking about. This allows you to add flavor to your writing.

In order to make language a lot more expressive and interesting you should try to vary the words you use as often as you can.

Synonyms for (noun) Black

Synonyms: black Definition: black clothing (worn as a sign of mourning) Usage: the widow wore black

Hypernyms: clothing, vesture, wear, wearable, article of clothing, habiliment Definition: a covering designed to be worn on a person's body

Synonyms: black Definition: (board games) the darker pieces

Hypernyms: man, piece Definition: game equipment consisting of an object used in playing certain board games Usage: he taught me to set up the men on the chess board; he sacrificed a piece to get a strategic advantage

Synonyms: black, blackness, inkiness Definition: the quality or state of the achromatic color of least lightness (bearing the least resemblance to white)

Hypernyms: achromatic color, achromatic colour Definition: a color lacking hue; white or grey or black

Synonyms: Negro, Negroid, Black, Black person, blackamoor Definition: a person with dark skin who comes from Africa (or whose ancestors came from Africa)

Hypernyms: somebody, someone, soul, mortal, person, individual Definition: a human being Usage: there was too much for one person to do

Hypernyms: person of color, person of colour Definition: (formal) any non-European non-white person

Synonyms: Black, Shirley Temple, Shirley Temple Black Definition: popular child actress of the 1930's (born in 1928)

Hypernyms: actress Definition: a female actor

Synonyms: Black, Joseph Black Definition: British chemist who identified carbon dioxide and who formulated the concepts of specific heat and latent heat (1728-1799)

Hypernyms: chemist Definition: a scientist who specializes in chemistry

Synonyms: total darkness, pitch blackness, blackness, lightlessness, black Definition: total absence of light Usage: they fumbled around in total darkness; in the black of night

Hypernyms: dark, darkness Definition: absence of light or illumination

Synonyms for (verb) Black

Synonyms: blacken, black, nigrify, melanise, melanize Definition: make or become black Usage: The smoke blackened the ceiling; The ceiling blackened

Hypernyms: color, colour, discolor, discolour Definition: change color, often in an undesired manner Usage: The shirts discolored

Synonyms for (adjective) Black

Synonyms: black Definition: marked by anger or resentment or hostility Usage: black looks; black words

Hypernyms: angry Definition: feeling or showing anger Usage: angry at the weather; angry customers; an angry silence; sending angry letters to the papers

Synonyms: black Definition: of or belonging to a racial group having dark skin especially of sub-Saharan African origin Usage: a great people--a black people--...injected new meaning and dignity into the veins of civilization- Martin Luther King Jr.

Hypernyms: African-American, Afro-American Definition: pertaining to or characteristic of Americans of African ancestry Usage: Afro-American culture; many black people preferred to be called African-American or Afro-American

Hypernyms: colored, coloured, dark, dark-skinned, non-white Definition: having skin rich in melanin pigments Usage: National Association for the Advancement of Colored People; dark-skinned peoples

Hypernyms: negro Definition: relating to or characteristic of or being a member of the traditional racial division of mankind having brown to black pigmentation and tightly curled hair

Hypernyms: negroid Definition: characteristic of people traditionally classified as the Negro race Usage: negroid features

Synonyms: black, pitch-black, pitch-dark Definition: extremely dark Usage: a black moonless night; through the pitch-black woods; it was pitch-dark in the cellar

Hypernyms: dark Definition: devoid of or deficient in light or brightness; shadowed or black Usage: sitting in a dark corner; a dark day; dark shadows; dark as the inside of a black cat

Synonyms: black, blackened Definition: (of the face) made black especially as with suffused blood Usage: a face black with fury

Hypernyms: colored, colorful, coloured Definition: having color or a certain color; sometimes used in combination Usage: colored crepe paper; the film was in color; amber-colored heads of grain

Synonyms: smutty, black Definition: soiled with dirt or soot Usage: with feet black from playing outdoors; his shirt was black within an hour

Hypernyms: soiled, dirty, unclean Definition: soiled or likely to soil with dirt or grime Usage: dirty unswept sidewalks; a child in dirty overalls; dirty slums; piles of dirty dishes; put his dirty feet on the clean sheet; wore an unclean shirt; mining is a dirty job; Cinderella did the dirty work while her sisters preened themselves

Synonyms: black Definition: (of coffee) without cream or sugar

Hypernyms: undiluted Definition: not diluted Usage: undiluted milk; an undiluted racial strain

Synonyms: black, calamitous, fatal, fateful, disastrous Definition: (of events) having extremely unfortunate or dire consequences; bringing ruin Usage: the stock market crashed on Black Friday; a calamitous defeat; the battle was a disastrous end to a disastrous campaign; such doctrines, if true, would be absolutely fatal to my theory- Charles Darwin; it is fatal to enter any war without the will to win it- Douglas MacArthur; a fateful error

Hypernyms: unfortunate Definition: not favored by fortune; marked or accompanied by or resulting in ill fortune Usage: an unfortunate turn of events; an unfortunate decision; unfortunate investments; an unfortunate night for all concerned

Synonyms: black, sinister, dark Definition: stemming from evil characteristics or forces; wicked or dishonorable Usage: black deeds; a black lie; his black heart has concocted yet another black deed; Darth Vader of the dark side; a dark purpose; dark undercurrents of ethnic hostility; the scheme of some sinister intelligence bent on punishing him-Thomas Hardy

Hypernyms: evil Definition: morally bad or wrong Usage: evil purposes; an evil influence; evil deeds

Synonyms: disgraceful, shameful, ignominious, inglorious, opprobrious, black Definition: (used of conduct or character) deserving or bringing disgrace or shame Usage: Man...has written one of his blackest records as a destroyer on the oceanic islands- Rachel Carson; an ignominious retreat; inglorious defeat; an opprobrious monument to human greed; a shameful display of cowardice

Hypernyms: dishonorable, dishonourable Definition: lacking honor or integrity; deserving dishonor Usage: dishonorable in thought and deed

Synonyms: black, dim, bleak Definition: offering little or no hope Usage: the future looked black; prospects were bleak; Life in the Aran Islands has always been bleak and difficult- J.M.Synge; took a dim view of things

Hypernyms: hopeless Definition: without hope because there seems to be no possibility of comfort or success Usage: in an agony of hopeless grief; with a hopeless sigh he sat down

Synonyms: bootleg, contraband, smuggled, black, black-market Definition: distributed or sold illicitly Usage: the black economy pays no taxes

Hypernyms: illegal Definition: prohibited by law or by official or accepted rules Usage: an illegal chess move

Synonyms: black Definition: (of intelligence operations) deliberately misleading Usage: black propaganda

Hypernyms: covert Definition: secret or hidden; not openly practiced or engaged in or shown or avowed Usage: covert actions by the CIA; covert funding for the rebels

Synonyms: mordant, black, grim Definition: harshly ironic or sinister Usage: black humor; a grim joke; grim laughter; fun ranging from slapstick clowning ... to savage mordant wit

Hypernyms: sarcastic Definition: expressing or expressive of ridicule that wounds