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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) baste

Synonyms: baste, basting, basting stitch, tacking Definition: a loose temporary sewing stitch to hold layers of fabric together

Hypernyms: sewing stitch, embroidery stitch Definition: a stitch made with thread and a threaded sewing needle through fabric or leather

Synonyms for (verb) baste

Synonyms: baste Definition: cover with liquid before cooking Usage: baste a roast

Hypernyms: wash, dampen, moisten Definition: make moist Usage: The dew moistened the meadows

Synonyms: baste, tack Definition: sew together loosely, with large stitches Usage: baste a hem

Hypernyms: sew, sew together, run up, stitch Definition: fasten by sewing; do needlework

Synonyms: baste, batter, clobber Definition: strike violently and repeatedly Usage: She clobbered the man who tried to attack her

Hypernyms: work over, beat, beat up Definition: give a beating to; subject to a beating, either as a punishment or as an act of aggression Usage: Thugs beat him up when he walked down the street late at night; The teacher used to beat the students