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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) cat

Synonyms: CT, computerized axial tomography, computerized tomography, computed axial tomography, computed tomography, CAT Definition: a method of examining body organs by scanning them with X rays and using a computer to construct a series of cross-sectional scans along a single axis

Hypernyms: X-radiation, X-raying Definition: obtaining images by the use of X rays

Synonyms: cat, true cat Definition: feline mammal usually having thick soft fur and no ability to roar: domestic cats; wildcats

Hypernyms: felid, feline Definition: any of various lithe-bodied roundheaded fissiped mammals, many with retractile claws

Synonyms: cat, big cat Definition: any of several large cats typically able to roar and living in the wild

Hypernyms: felid, feline Definition: any of various lithe-bodied roundheaded fissiped mammals, many with retractile claws

Synonyms: cat, Caterpillar Definition: a large tracked vehicle that is propelled by two endless metal belts; frequently used for moving earth in construction and farm work

Hypernyms: tracked vehicle Definition: a self-propelled vehicle that moves on tracks

Synonyms: cat, cat-o'-nine-tails Definition: a whip with nine knotted cords Usage: British sailors feared the cat

Hypernyms: whip Definition: an instrument with a handle and a flexible lash that is used for whipping

Synonyms: kat, khat, cat, Arabian tea, African tea, quat, qat Definition: the leaves of the shrub Catha edulis which are chewed like tobacco or used to make tea; has the effect of a euphoric stimulant Usage: in Yemen kat is used daily by 85% of adults

Hypernyms: stimulant, stimulant drug, excitant Definition: a drug that temporarily quickens some vital process

Synonyms: cat Definition: a spiteful woman gossip Usage: what a cat she is!

Hypernyms: gossip, gossiper, gossipmonger, rumormonger, rumourmonger, newsmonger Definition: a person given to gossiping and divulging personal information about others

Hypernyms: woman, adult female Definition: an adult female person (as opposed to a man) Usage: the woman kept house while the man hunted

Synonyms: guy, hombre, bozo, cat Definition: an informal term for a youth or man Usage: a nice guy; the guy's only doing it for some doll

Hypernyms: man, adult male Definition: an adult person who is male (as opposed to a woman) Usage: there were two women and six men on the bus

Synonyms for (verb) cat

Synonyms: upchuck, vomit, vomit up, retch, puke, purge, regorge, regurgitate, cast, cat, chuck, sick, spew, spue, throw up, barf, be sick, disgorge, honk Definition: eject the contents of the stomach through the mouth Usage: After drinking too much, the students vomited; He purged continuously; The patient regurgitated the food we gave him last night

Hypernyms: pass, egest, excrete, eliminate Definition: eliminate from the body Usage: Pass a kidney stone

Synonyms: cat Definition: beat with a cat-o'-nine-tails

Hypernyms: slash, welt, whip, lash, lather, strap, trounce, flog Definition: beat severely with a whip or rod Usage: The teacher often flogged the students; The children were severely trounced