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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) clutch

Synonyms: grasp, grip, hold, clasp, clench, clutch, clutches Definition: the act of grasping Usage: he released his clasp on my arm; he has a strong grip for an old man; she kept a firm hold on the railing

Hypernyms: prehension, taking hold, seizing, grasping Definition: the act of gripping something firmly with the hands (or the tentacles)

Synonyms: clutch Definition: a coupling that connects or disconnects driving and driven parts of a driving mechanism Usage: this year's model has an improved clutch

Hypernyms: coupler, coupling Definition: a mechanical device that serves to connect the ends of adjacent objects

Synonyms: clutch, clutch pedal Definition: a pedal or lever that engages or disengages a rotating shaft and a driving mechanism Usage: he smoothely released the clutch with one foot and stepped on the gas with the other

Hypernyms: pedal, treadle, foot lever, foot pedal Definition: a lever that is operated with the foot

Synonyms: clutch, clutch bag Definition: a woman's strapless purse that is carried in the hand

Hypernyms: handbag, purse, pocketbook, bag Definition: a container used for carrying money and small personal items or accessories (especially by women) Usage: she reached into her bag and found a comb

Synonyms: batch, clutch Definition: a collection of things or persons to be handled together

Hypernyms: aggregation, accumulation, assemblage, collection Definition: several things grouped together or considered as a whole

Synonyms: clutch Definition: a number of birds hatched at the same time

Hypernyms: brood Definition: the young of an animal cared for at one time

Synonyms: clutch Definition: a tense critical situation Usage: he is a good man in the clutch

Hypernyms: temporary state Definition: a state that continues for a limited time

Synonyms for (verb) clutch

Synonyms: seize, get hold of, clutch Definition: affect Usage: Fear seized the prisoners; The patient was seized with unbearable pains; He was seized with a dreadful disease

Hypernyms: sweep over, overtake, overwhelm, overcome, overpower, whelm Definition: overcome, as with emotions or perceptual stimuli

Synonyms: prehend, seize, clutch Definition: take hold of; grab Usage: The sales clerk quickly seized the money on the counter; She clutched her purse; The mother seized her child by the arm; Birds of prey often seize small mammals

Hypernyms: take, get hold of Definition: get into one's hands, take physically Usage: Take a cookie!; Can you take this bag, please

Synonyms: cling to, clutch, hold close, hold tight Definition: hold firmly, usually with one's hands Usage: She clutched my arm when she got scared

Hypernyms: take hold, hold Definition: have or hold in one's hands or grip Usage: Hold this bowl for a moment, please; A crazy idea took hold of him