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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 (verb) abridge

Synonyms: abridge Definition: lessen, diminish, or curtail Usage: the new law might abridge our freedom of expression

Hypernyms: curb, curtail, cut back, restrict Definition: place restrictions on Usage: curtail drinking in school

Synonyms: abbreviate, abridge, contract, cut, reduce, foreshorten, shorten Definition: reduce in scope while retaining essential elements Usage: The manuscript must be shortened

Hypernyms: lessen, minify, decrease Definition: make smaller Usage: He decreased his staff