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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) bring up

Synonyms: reboot, boot, bring up Definition: cause to load (an operating system) and start the initial processes Usage: boot your computer

Hypernyms: resuscitate, revive Definition: cause to regain consciousness Usage: The doctors revived the comatose man

Synonyms: name, cite, bring up, advert, mention, refer Definition: make reference to Usage: His name was mentioned in connection with the invention

Hypernyms: have in mind, think of, mean Definition: intend to refer to Usage: I'm thinking of good food when I talk about France; Yes, I meant you when I complained about people who gossip!

Synonyms: raise, bring up Definition: put forward for consideration or discussion Usage: raise the question of promotions; bring up an unpleasant topic

Hypernyms: name, cite, bring up, advert, mention, refer Definition: make reference to Usage: His name was mentioned in connection with the invention

Synonyms: bring up, call down, call forth, invoke, conjure, conjure up, arouse, put forward, raise, evoke, stir Definition: summon into action or bring into existence, often as if by magic Usage: raise the specter of unemployment; he conjured wild birds in the air; call down the spirits from 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: bring up Definition: cause to come to a sudden stop Usage: The noise brought her up in shock

Hypernyms: stop Definition: cause to stop Usage: stop a car; stop the thief

Synonyms: lift, raise, get up, bring up, elevate Definition: raise from a lower to a higher position Usage: Raise your hands; Lift a load

Hypernyms: displace, move Definition: cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense Usage: Move those boxes into the corner, please; I'm moving my money to another bank; The director moved more responsibilities onto his new assistant

Synonyms: bring up Definition: promote from a lower position or rank Usage: This player was brought up to the major league

Hypernyms: upgrade, raise, promote, elevate, kick upstairs, advance Definition: give a promotion to or assign to a higher position Usage: John was kicked upstairs when a replacement was hired; Women tend not to advance in the major law firms; I got promoted after many years of hard work