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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 (verb) blunt

Synonyms: deaden, blunt Definition: make less lively, intense, or vigorous; impair in vigor, force, activity, or sensation Usage: Terror blunted her feelings; deaden a sound

Hypernyms: alter, change, modify Definition: cause to change; make different; cause a transformation Usage: The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city; The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue

Synonyms: blunt Definition: make less sharp Usage: blunt the knives

Hypernyms: alter, change, modify Definition: cause to change; make different; cause a transformation Usage: The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city; The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue

Synonyms: blunt Definition: make less intense Usage: blunted emotions

Hypernyms: weaken Definition: lessen the strength of Usage: The fever weakened his body

Synonyms: dull, blunt Definition: make dull or blunt Usage: Too much cutting dulls the knife's edge

Hypernyms: alter, change, modify Definition: cause to change; make different; cause a transformation Usage: The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city; The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue

Synonyms: dull, blunt, benumb, numb Definition: make numb or insensitive Usage: The shock numbed her senses

Hypernyms: desensitise, desensitize Definition: cause not to be sensitive Usage: The war desensitized many soldiers; The photographic plate was desensitized

Synonyms for (adjective) blunt

Synonyms: stark, blunt, crude Definition: devoid of any qualifications or disguise or adornment Usage: the blunt truth; the crude facts; facing the stark reality of the deadline

Hypernyms: unconditional, unconditioned Definition: not conditional Usage: unconditional surrender

Synonyms: blunt, candid, plainspoken, point-blank, straight-from-the-shoulder, outspoken, forthright, frank, free-spoken Definition: characterized by directness in manner or speech; without subtlety or evasion Usage: blunt talking and straight shooting; a blunt New England farmer; I gave them my candid opinion; forthright criticism; a forthright approach to the problem; tell me what you think--and you may just as well be frank; it is possible to be outspoken without being rude; plainspoken and to the point; a point-blank accusation

Hypernyms: direct Definition: straightforward in means or manner or behavior or language or action Usage: a direct question; a direct response; a direct approach

Synonyms: blunt Definition: used of a knife or other blade; not sharp Usage: a blunt instrument

Hypernyms: dull Definition: not having a sharp edge or point Usage: the knife was too dull to be of any use

Synonyms: blunt Definition: having a broad or rounded end Usage: thick marks made by a blunt pencil

Hypernyms: unpointed, pointless Definition: not having a point especially a sharp point Usage: my pencils are all pointless