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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) break down

Synonyms: break down, collapse Definition: collapse due to fatigue, an illness, or a sudden attack

Hypernyms: have, get, suffer, sustain Definition: undergo (as of injuries and illnesses) Usage: She suffered a fracture in the accident; He had an insulin shock after eating three candy bars; She got a bruise on her leg; He got his arm broken in the scuffle

Synonyms: decompose, break down, break up Definition: separate (substances) into constituent elements or parts

Hypernyms: separate Definition: divide into components or constituents Usage: Separate the wheat from the chaff

Synonyms: break, break down, die, conk out, go, go bad, give out, give way, fail Definition: stop operating or functioning Usage: The engine finally went; The car died on the road; The bus we travelled in broke down on the way to town; The coffee maker broke; The engine failed on the way to town; her eyesight went after the accident

Hypernyms: change Definition: undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature Usage: She changed completely as she grew older; The weather changed last night

Synonyms: break down, crush Definition: make ineffective Usage: Martin Luther King tried to break down racial discrimination

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: break down Definition: cause to fall or collapse

Hypernyms: break, bust Definition: ruin completely Usage: He busted my radio!

Synonyms: break down, snap, lose it Definition: lose control of one's emotions Usage: When she heard that she had not passed the exam, she lost it completely; When her baby died, she snapped

Hypernyms: act, behave, do Definition: behave in a certain manner; show a certain behavior; conduct or comport oneself Usage: You should act like an adult; Don't behave like a fool; What makes her do this way?; The dog acts ferocious, but he is really afraid of people

Synonyms: collapse, break down, crumble, crumple, tumble Definition: fall apart Usage: the building crumbled after the explosion; Negotiations broke down

Hypernyms: change integrity Definition: change in physical make-up