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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) bear

Synonyms: bear Definition: massive plantigrade carnivorous or omnivorous mammals with long shaggy coats and strong claws

Hypernyms: carnivore Definition: a terrestrial or aquatic flesh-eating mammal Usage: terrestrial carnivores have four or five clawed digits on each limb

Synonyms: bear Definition: an investor with a pessimistic market outlook; an investor who expects prices to fall and so sells now in order to buy later at a lower price

Hypernyms: investor Definition: someone who commits capital in order to gain financial returns

Synonyms for (verb) bear

Synonyms: wear, bear Definition: have on one's person Usage: He wore a red ribbon; bear a scar

Hypernyms: feature, have Definition: have as a feature Usage: This restaurant features the most famous chefs in France

Synonyms: deliver, have, give birth, birth, bear Definition: cause to be born Usage: My wife had twins yesterday!

Hypernyms: produce, bring forth Definition: bring forth or yield Usage: The tree would not produce fruit

Synonyms: have a bun in the oven, gestate, expect, carry, bear Definition: be pregnant with Usage: She is bearing his child; The are expecting another child in January; I am carrying his child

Hypernyms: deliver, have, give birth, birth, bear Definition: cause to be born Usage: My wife had twins yesterday!

Synonyms: endure, put up, digest, bear, abide, brook, stand, suffer, support, tolerate, stick out, stomach Definition: put up with something or somebody unpleasant Usage: I cannot bear his constant criticism; The new secretary had to endure a lot of unprofessional remarks; he learned to tolerate the heat; She stuck out two years in a miserable marriage

Hypernyms: let, countenance, permit, allow Definition: consent to, give permission Usage: She permitted her son to visit her estranged husband; I won't let the police search her basement; I cannot allow you to see your exam

Synonyms: bear Definition: move while holding up or supporting Usage: Bear gifts; bear a heavy load; bear news; bearing orders

Hypernyms: transport, carry Definition: move while supporting, either in a vehicle or in one's hands or on one's body Usage: You must carry your camping gear; carry the suitcases to the car; This train is carrying nuclear waste; These pipes carry waste water into the river

Synonyms: bear, turn out Definition: bring forth, "The apple tree bore delicious apples this year" Usage: The unidentified plant bore gorgeous flowers

Hypernyms: make, create Definition: make or cause to be or to become Usage: make a mess in one's office; create a furor

Synonyms: pay, yield, bear Definition: bring in Usage: interest-bearing accounts; How much does this savings certificate pay annually?

Hypernyms: clear, bring in, take in, earn, gain, make, realise, realize, pull in Definition: earn on some commercial or business transaction; earn as salary or wages Usage: How much do you make a month in your new job?; She earns a lot in her new job; this merger brought in lots of money; He clears $5,000 each month

Synonyms: bear, accept, assume, take over Definition: take on as one's own the expenses or debts of another person Usage: I'll accept the charges; She agreed to bear the responsibility

Hypernyms: take Definition: take into one's possession Usage: We are taking an orphan from Romania; I'll take three salmon steaks

Synonyms: bear, hold Definition: have rightfully; of rights, titles, and offices Usage: She bears the title of Duchess; He held the governorship for almost a decade

Hypernyms: hold, have, have got Definition: have or possess, either in a concrete or an abstract sense Usage: She has $1,000 in the bank; He has got two beautiful daughters; She holds a Master's degree from Harvard

Synonyms: acquit, bear, behave, conduct, deport, carry, comport Definition: behave in a certain manner Usage: She carried herself well; he bore himself with dignity; They conducted themselves well during these difficult times

Hypernyms: carry, hold, bear Definition: support or hold in a certain manner Usage: She holds her head high; He carried himself upright

Hypernyms: move, act Definition: perform an action, or work out or perform (an action) Usage: think before you act; We must move quickly; The governor should act on the new energy bill; The nanny acted quickly by grabbing the toddler and covering him with a wet towel

Synonyms: bear Definition: have Usage: bear a resemblance; bear a signature

Hypernyms: feature, have Definition: have as a feature Usage: This restaurant features the most famous chefs in France

Synonyms: hold, carry, contain, bear Definition: contain or hold; have within Usage: The jar carries wine; The canteen holds fresh water; This can contains water

Hypernyms: include Definition: have as a part, be made up out of Usage: The list includes the names of many famous writers