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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 (adjective) abstemious

Synonyms: abstemious Definition: sparing in consumption of especially food and drink Usage: the pleasures of the table, never of much consequence to one naturally abstemious- John Galsworthy

Hypernyms: abstentious, abstinent Definition: self-restraining; not indulging an appetite especially for food or drink Usage: not totally abstinent but abstemious

Hypernyms: ascetic, ascetical, austere, spartan Definition: practicing great self-denial Usage: Be systematically ascetic...do...something for no other reason than that you would rather not do it- William James; a desert nomad's austere life; a spartan diet; a spartan existence

Synonyms: abstemious, light Definition: marked by temperance in indulgence Usage: abstemious with the use of adverbs; a light eater; a light smoker; ate a light supper

Hypernyms: temperate Definition: not extreme in behavior Usage: temperate in his habits; a temperate response to an insult; temperate in his eating and drinking