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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) backup

Synonyms: patronage, championship, backing, backup Definition: the act of providing approval and support Usage: his vigorous backing of the conservatives got him in trouble with progressives

Hypernyms: approval, approving, blessing Definition: the formal act of approving Usage: he gave the project his blessing; his decision merited the approval of any sensible person

Synonyms: backup, computer backup Definition: (computer science) a copy of a file or directory on a separate storage device Usage: he made a backup in case the original was accidentally damaged or erased

Hypernyms: duplicate, duplication Definition: a copy that corresponds to an original exactly Usage: he made a duplicate for the files

Synonyms: support, accompaniment, backup, musical accompaniment Definition: a musical part (vocal or instrumental) that supports or provides background for other musical parts

Hypernyms: part, voice Definition: the melody carried by a particular voice or instrument in polyphonic music Usage: he tried to sing the tenor part

Synonyms: stand-in, substitute, relief, reliever, backup, backup man, fill-in Definition: someone who takes the place of another (as when things get dangerous or difficult) Usage: the star had a stand-in for dangerous scenes; we need extra employees for summer fill-ins

Hypernyms: peer, match, compeer, equal Definition: a person who is of equal standing with another in a group

Synonyms: backup Definition: an accumulation caused by clogging or a stoppage Usage: a traffic backup on the main street; he discovered a backup in the toilet

Hypernyms: accretion, accumulation Definition: an increase by natural growth or addition