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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) bat

Synonyms: at-bat, bat Definition: (baseball) a turn trying to get a hit Usage: he was at bat when it happened; he got four hits in four at-bats

Hypernyms: play, turn Definition: (game) the activity of doing something in an agreed succession Usage: it is my turn; it is still my play

Synonyms: chiropteran, bat Definition: nocturnal mouselike mammal with forelimbs modified to form membranous wings and anatomical adaptations for echolocation by which they navigate

Hypernyms: eutherian, eutherian mammal, placental, placental mammal Definition: mammals having a placenta; all mammals except monotremes and marsupials

Synonyms: bat Definition: a club used for hitting a ball in various games

Hypernyms: club Definition: stout stick that is larger at one end Usage: he carried a club in self defense; he felt as if he had been hit with a club

Synonyms: cricket bat, bat Definition: the club used in playing cricket Usage: a cricket bat has a narrow handle and a broad flat end for hitting

Hypernyms: cricket equipment Definition: sports equipment used in playing cricket

Synonyms: squash racket, squash racquet, bat Definition: a small racket with a long handle used for playing squash

Hypernyms: racket, racquet Definition: a sports implement (usually consisting of a handle and an oval frame with a tightly interlaced network of strings) used to strike a ball (or shuttlecock) in various games

Synonyms for (verb) bat

Synonyms: bat, flutter Definition: wink briefly Usage: bat one's eyelids

Hypernyms: wink, blink, nictate, nictitate Definition: briefly shut the eyes Usage: The TV announcer never seems to blink

Synonyms: clobber, thrash, lick, drub, cream, bat Definition: beat thoroughly and conclusively in a competition or fight Usage: We licked the other team on Sunday!

Hypernyms: trounce, crush, vanquish, shell, beat, beat out Definition: come out better in a competition, race, or conflict Usage: Agassi beat Becker in the tennis championship; We beat the competition; Harvard defeated Yale in the last football game

Synonyms: bat Definition: strike with, or as if with a baseball bat Usage: bat the ball

Hypernyms: hit Definition: deal a blow to, either with the hand or with an instrument Usage: He hit her hard in the face

Synonyms: bat Definition: use a bat Usage: Who's batting?

Hypernyms: hit Definition: deal a blow to, either with the hand or with an instrument Usage: He hit her hard in the face

Synonyms: bat Definition: have a turn at bat Usage: Jones bats first, followed by Martinez

Hypernyms: hit Definition: deal a blow to, either with the hand or with an instrument Usage: He hit her hard in the face