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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) affect

Synonyms: affect Definition: the conscious subjective aspect of feeling or emotion

Hypernyms: feeling Definition: the experiencing of affective and emotional states Usage: she had a feeling of euphoria; he had terrible feelings of guilt; I disliked him and the feeling was mutual

Synonyms for (verb) affect

Synonyms: affect Definition: act physically on; have an effect upon Usage: the medicine affects my heart rate

Hypernyms: alter, change, modify Definition: cause to change; make different; cause a transformation Usage: The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city; The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue

Synonyms: touch, touch on, impact, affect, bear on, bear upon Definition: have an effect upon Usage: Will the new rules affect me?

Hypernyms: alter, change, modify Definition: cause to change; make different; cause a transformation Usage: The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city; The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue

Synonyms: sham, dissemble, feign, pretend, affect Definition: make believe with the intent to deceive Usage: He feigned that he was ill; He shammed a headache

Hypernyms: belie, misrepresent Definition: represent falsely Usage: This statement misrepresents my intentions

Synonyms: regard, involve, affect Definition: connect closely and often incriminatingly Usage: This new ruling affects your business

Hypernyms: concern, bear on, come to, refer, relate, touch, touch on, have-to doe with, pertain Definition: be relevant to Usage: There were lots of questions referring to her talk; My remark pertained to your earlier comments