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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) assault

Synonyms: assault Definition: a threatened or attempted physical attack by someone who appears to be able to cause bodily harm if not stopped

Hypernyms: attack, attempt Definition: the act of attacking Usage: attacks on women increased last year; they made an attempt on his life

Synonyms: rape, ravishment, assault, violation Definition: the crime of forcing a woman to submit to sexual intercourse against her will

Hypernyms: sex crime, sex offense, sexual abuse, sexual assault Definition: a statutory offense that provides that it is a crime to knowingly cause another person to engage in an unwanted sexual act by force or threat Usage: most states have replaced the common law definition of rape with statutes defining sexual assault

Synonyms: assault Definition: close fighting during the culmination of a military attack

Hypernyms: conflict, battle, engagement, fight Definition: a hostile meeting of opposing military forces in the course of a war Usage: Grant won a decisive victory in the battle of Chickamauga; he lost his romantic ideas about war when he got into a real engagement

Synonyms: Assault Definition: thoroughbred that won the triple crown in 1946

Hypernyms: thoroughbred Definition: a racehorse belonging to a breed that originated from a cross between Arabian stallions and English mares

Synonyms for (verb) assault

Synonyms: snipe, round, assail, assault, attack, lash out Definition: attack in speech or writing Usage: The editors of the left-leaning paper attacked the new House Speaker

Hypernyms: criticise, criticize, pick apart, knock Definition: find fault with; express criticism of; point out real or perceived flaws Usage: The paper criticized the new movie; Don't knock the food--it's free

Synonyms: violate, rape, ravish, assault, dishonor, dishonour, outrage Definition: force (someone) to have sex against their will Usage: The woman was raped on her way home at night

Hypernyms: set on, assail, assault, attack Definition: attack someone physically or emotionally Usage: The mugger assaulted the woman; Nightmares assailed him regularly