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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) ball

Synonyms: ball Definition: a pitch that is not in the strike zone Usage: he threw nine straight balls before the manager yanked him

Hypernyms: pitch, delivery Definition: (baseball) the act of throwing a baseball by a pitcher to a batter

Synonyms: ball Definition: the game of baseball

Hypernyms: baseball, baseball game Definition: a ball game played with a bat and ball between two teams of nine players; teams take turns at bat trying to score runs Usage: he played baseball in high school; there was a baseball game on every empty lot; there was a desire for National League ball in the area; play ball!

Synonyms: ball Definition: round object that is hit or thrown or kicked in games Usage: the ball travelled 90 mph on his serve; the mayor threw out the first ball; the ball rolled into the corner pocket

Hypernyms: game equipment Definition: equipment or apparatus used in playing a game

Synonyms: ball Definition: a spherical object used as a plaything Usage: he played with his rubber ball in the bathtub

Hypernyms: plaything, toy Definition: an artifact designed to be played with

Synonyms: musket ball, ball Definition: a solid projectile that is shot by a musket Usage: they had to carry a ramrod as well as powder and ball

Hypernyms: shot, pellet Definition: a solid missile discharged from a firearm Usage: the shot buzzed past his ear

Synonyms: bollock, ball, ballock, egg, testicle, testis, nut, orchis Definition: one of the two male reproductive glands that produce spermatozoa and secrete androgens Usage: she kicked him in the balls and got away

Hypernyms: sex gland, gonad Definition: a gland in which gametes (sex cells) are produced

Hypernyms: male reproductive gland Definition: the reproductive organs of a man

Synonyms: ball Definition: a more or less rounded anatomical body or mass Usage: the ball at the base of the thumb; he stood on the balls of his feet

Hypernyms: anatomical structure, bodily structure, body structure, complex body part, structure Definition: a particular complex anatomical part of a living thing Usage: he has good bone structure

Synonyms: formal, ball Definition: a lavish dance requiring formal attire

Hypernyms: dance Definition: a party for social dancing

Synonyms: lump, ball, chunk, clod, clump, glob Definition: a compact mass Usage: a ball of mud caught him on the shoulder

Hypernyms: agglomeration Definition: a jumbled collection or mass

Synonyms: ball Definition: the people assembled at a lavish formal dance Usage: the ball was already emptying out before the fire alarm sounded

Hypernyms: dance Definition: a party of people assembled for dancing

Synonyms: Ball, Lucille Ball Definition: United States comedienne best known as the star of a popular television program (1911-1989)

Hypernyms: actress Definition: a female actor

Hypernyms: comedienne Definition: a female comedian

Synonyms: globe, ball, orb Definition: an object with a spherical shape Usage: a ball of fire

Hypernyms: sphere Definition: a solid figure bounded by a spherical surface (including the space it encloses)

Synonyms for (verb) ball

Synonyms: ball Definition: form into a ball by winding or rolling Usage: ball wool

Hypernyms: wind, wrap, twine, roll Definition: arrange or or coil around Usage: roll your hair around your finger; Twine the thread around the spool; She wrapped her arms around the child