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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) chafe

Synonyms: annoyance, vexation, chafe Definition: anger produced by some annoying irritation

Hypernyms: ire, anger, choler Definition: a strong emotion; a feeling that is oriented toward some real or supposed grievance

Synonyms: chafe Definition: soreness and warmth caused by friction Usage: he had a nasty chafe on his knee

Hypernyms: rawness, tenderness, soreness Definition: a pain that is felt (as when the area is touched) Usage: the best results are generally obtained by inserting the needle into the point of maximum tenderness; after taking a cold, rawness of the larynx and trachea come on

Synonyms for (verb) chafe

Synonyms: chafe Definition: warm by rubbing, as with the hands

Hypernyms: warm Definition: make warm or warmer Usage: The blanket will warm you

Synonyms: scratch, rub, chafe, fret, fray Definition: cause friction Usage: my sweater scratches

Hypernyms: touch, adjoin, contact, meet Definition: be in direct physical contact with; make contact Usage: The two buildings touch; Their hands touched; The wire must not contact the metal cover; The surfaces contact at this point

Synonyms: chafe, excoriate Definition: tear or wear off the skin or make sore by abrading Usage: This leash chafes the dog's neck

Hypernyms: abrade, abrase, rub down, rub off, corrade Definition: wear away

Synonyms: devil, irritate, get at, get to, gravel, rag, rile, bother, chafe, annoy, nark, nettle, vex Definition: cause annoyance in; disturb, especially by minor irritations Usage: Mosquitoes buzzing in my ear really bothers me; It irritates me that she never closes the door after she leaves

Hypernyms: displease Definition: give displeasure to

Synonyms: chafe Definition: feel extreme irritation or anger Usage: He was chafing at her suggestion that he stay at home while she went on a vacation

Hypernyms: feel, experience Definition: undergo an emotional sensation or be in a particular state of mind Usage: She felt resentful; He felt regret

Synonyms: fret, gall, chafe Definition: become or make sore by or as if by rubbing

Hypernyms: irritate Definition: excite to an abnormal condition, or chafe or inflame Usage: Aspirin irritates my stomach