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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) active

Synonyms: active Definition: a person who is a participating member of an organization Usage: the club issues a list of members, both the actives and the retirees

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

Synonyms: active, active voice Definition: the voice used to indicate that the grammatical subject of the verb is performing the action or causing the happening denoted by the verb Usage: `The boy threw the ball' uses the active voice

Hypernyms: voice Definition: (linguistics) the grammatical relation (active or passive) of the grammatical subject of a verb to the action that the verb denotes

Synonyms: active, active agent Definition: chemical agent capable of activity

Hypernyms: chemical agent Definition: an agent that produces chemical reactions

Synonyms for (adjective) active

Synonyms: active Definition: characterized by energetic activity Usage: an active toddler; active as a gazelle; an active man is a man of action

Hypernyms: about, astir Definition: on the move Usage: up and about; the whole town was astir over the incident

Hypernyms: athletic, acrobatic, gymnastic Definition: vigorously active Usage: an acrobatic dance; an athletic child; athletic playing; gymnastic exercises

Hypernyms: agile, spry, quick, nimble Definition: moving quickly and lightly Usage: sleek and agile as a gymnast; as nimble as a deer; nimble fingers; quick of foot; the old dog was so spry it was halfway up the stairs before we could stop it

Hypernyms: hot Definition: marked by excited activity Usage: a hot week on the stock market

Hypernyms: hyperactive, overactive Definition: more active than normal Usage: a hyperactive child

Hypernyms: on the go Definition: (of a person) very busy and active Usage: is always on the go

Hypernyms: sporty Definition: appropriate for sport or engagement in a sport

Synonyms: active Definition: engaged in full-time work Usage: active duty; though past retirement age he is still active in his profession

Hypernyms: activated Definition: (military) set up and placed on active assignment Usage: a newly activated unit

Synonyms: active Definition: full of activity or engaged in continuous activity Usage: an active seaport; an active bond market; an active account

Hypernyms: brisk Definition: very active Usage: doing a brisk business

Hypernyms: bustling Definition: full of energetic and noisy activity Usage: a bustling city

Hypernyms: busy Definition: crowded with or characterized by much activity Usage: a very busy week; a busy life; a busy street; a busy seaport

Hypernyms: going Definition: in full operation Usage: a going concern

Hypernyms: open Definition: ready for business Usage: the stores are open

Hypernyms: springy Definition: (of movements) light and confidently active Usage: he walked away with a springy step

Synonyms: active Definition: tending to become more severe or wider in scope Usage: active tuberculosis

Hypernyms: progressive Definition: advancing in severity Usage: progressive paralysis

Synonyms: active Definition: disposed to take action or effectuate change Usage: a director who takes an active interest in corporate operations; an active antagonism; he was active in drawing attention to their grievances

Hypernyms: activist, activistic Definition: advocating or engaged in activism

Hypernyms: hands-on Definition: involving active participation Usage: he's a hands-on manager; hands-on operations

Hypernyms: proactive Definition: (of a policy or person or action) controlling a situation by causing something to happen rather than waiting to respond to it after it happens

Synonyms: active Definition: (of e.g. volcanos) erupting or liable to erupt Usage: active volcanos

Hypernyms: eruptive Definition: actively spewing out lava Usage: a geyser is an intermittently eruptive hot spring

Synonyms: active Definition: (of e.g. volcanos) capable of erupting

Hypernyms: alive, live Definition: capable of erupting Usage: a live volcano; the volcano is very much alive

Synonyms: active Definition: exerting influence or producing a change or effect Usage: an active ingredient

Hypernyms: activated Definition: rendered active; e.g. rendered radioactive or luminescent or photosensitive or conductive

Hypernyms: counteractive Definition: opposing or neutralizing or mitigating an effect by contrary action

Hypernyms: surface-active Definition: capable of lowering the surface tension of a liquid; used especially of detergents

Synonyms: active, alive Definition: in operation Usage: keep hope alive; the tradition was still alive; an active tradition

Hypernyms: existent, existing Definition: having existence or being or actuality Usage: an attempt to refine the existent machinery to make it more efficient; much of the beluga caviar existing in the world is found in the Soviet Union and Iran

Synonyms: active, participating Definition: taking part in an activity Usage: an active member of the club; he was politically active; the participating organizations

Hypernyms: involved Definition: connected by participation or association or use Usage: we accomplished nothing, simply because of the large number of people involved; the problems involved; the involved muscles; I don't want to get involved; everyone involved in the bribery case has been identified

Synonyms: active, combat-ready, fighting Definition: engaged in or ready for military or naval operations Usage: on active duty; the platoon is combat-ready; review the fighting forces

Hypernyms: operational Definition: (military) of or intended for or involved in military operations