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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) blast

Synonyms: blast Definition: a very long fly ball

Hypernyms: fly, fly ball Definition: (baseball) a hit that flies up in the air

Synonyms: fire, flack, flak, attack, blast Definition: intense adverse criticism Usage: Clinton directed his fire at the Republican Party; the government has come under attack; don't give me any flak

Hypernyms: criticism, unfavorable judgment Definition: disapproval expressed by pointing out faults or shortcomings Usage: the senator received severe criticism from his opponent

Synonyms: good time, blast Definition: a highly pleasurable or exciting experience Usage: we had a good time at the party; celebrating after the game was a blast

Hypernyms: experience Definition: an event as apprehended Usage: a surprising experience; that painful experience certainly got our attention

Synonyms: bam, bang, blast, clap, eruption Definition: a sudden very loud noise

Hypernyms: noise Definition: sound of any kind (especially unintelligible or dissonant sound) Usage: he enjoyed the street noises; they heard indistinct noises of people talking; during the firework display that ended the gala the noise reached 98 decibels

Synonyms: blast Definition: an explosion (as of dynamite)

Hypernyms: detonation, blowup, explosion Definition: a violent release of energy caused by a chemical or nuclear reaction

Synonyms: gust, blast, blow Definition: a strong current of air Usage: the tree was bent almost double by the gust

Hypernyms: wind, current of air, air current Definition: air moving (sometimes with considerable force) from an area of high pressure to an area of low pressure Usage: trees bent under the fierce winds; when there is no wind, row; the radioactivity was being swept upwards by the air current and out into the atmosphere

Synonyms for (verb) blast

Synonyms: blast Definition: shrivel or wither or mature imperfectly

Hypernyms: wither, shrink, shrivel, shrivel up Definition: wither, as with a loss of moisture Usage: The fruit dried and shriveled

Synonyms: blast, knock down Definition: shatter as if by explosion

Hypernyms: smash, dash Definition: break into pieces, as by striking or knocking over Usage: Smash a plate

Synonyms: crucify, blast, pillory, savage Definition: criticize harshly or violently Usage: The press savaged the new President; The critics crucified the author for plagiarizing a famous passage

Hypernyms: criticise, criticize, pick apart, knock Definition: find fault with; express criticism of; point out real or perceived flaws Usage: The paper criticized the new movie; Don't knock the food--it's free

Synonyms: blast, shoot Definition: fire a shot Usage: the gunman blasted away

Hypernyms: fire, discharge Definition: cause to go off Usage: fire a gun; fire a bullet

Synonyms: shell, blast Definition: use explosives on Usage: The enemy has been shelling us all day

Hypernyms: bomb, bombard Definition: throw bombs at or attack with bombs Usage: The Americans bombed Dresden

Synonyms: blast, boom, smash, nail Definition: hit hard Usage: He smashed a 3-run homer

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

Synonyms: blast Definition: make with or as if with an explosion Usage: blast a tunnel through the Alps

Hypernyms: cut Definition: form by probing, penetrating, or digging Usage: cut a hole; cut trenches; The sweat cut little rivulets into her face

Synonyms: blast, shell Definition: create by using explosives Usage: blast a passage through the mountain

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

Synonyms: blast Definition: apply a draft or strong wind to to Usage: the air conditioning was blasting cold air at us

Hypernyms: blow Definition: cause air to go in, on, or through Usage: Blow my hair dry

Synonyms: blare, blast Definition: make a strident sound Usage: She tended to blast when speaking into a microphone

Hypernyms: make noise, noise, resound Definition: emit a noise