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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) collar

Synonyms: pinch, catch, collar, apprehension, arrest, taking into custody Definition: the act of apprehending (especially apprehending a criminal) Usage: the policeman on the beat got credit for the collar

Hypernyms: capture, seizure, gaining control Definition: the act of forcibly dispossessing an owner of property

Synonyms: leash, collar Definition: a figurative restraint Usage: asked for a collar on program trading in the stock market; kept a tight leash on his emotions; he's always gotten a long leash

Hypernyms: restraint Definition: the act of controlling by restraining someone or something Usage: the unlawful restraint of trade

Synonyms: choker, collar, dog collar, neckband Definition: necklace that fits tightly around a woman's neck

Hypernyms: necklace Definition: jewelry consisting of a cord or chain (often bearing gems) worn about the neck as an ornament (especially by women)

Synonyms: neckband, collar Definition: a band that fits around the neck and is usually folded over

Hypernyms: band Definition: a thin flat strip of flexible material that is worn around the body or one of the limbs (especially to decorate the body)

Synonyms: collar Definition: a band of leather or rope that is placed around an animal's neck as a harness or to identify it

Hypernyms: band Definition: a thin flat strip of flexible material that is worn around the body or one of the limbs (especially to decorate the body)

Synonyms: collar, shoe collar Definition: the stitching that forms the rim of a shoe or boot

Hypernyms: brim, lip, rim Definition: the top edge of a vessel or other container

Synonyms: collar Definition: a short ring fastened over a rod or shaft to limit, guide, or secure a machine part

Hypernyms: hoop, ring Definition: a rigid circular band of metal or wood or other material used for holding or fastening or hanging or pulling Usage: there was still a rusty iron hoop for tying a horse

Synonyms: collar Definition: anything worn or placed about the neck Usage: the thief was forced to wear a heavy wooden collar; a collar of flowers was placed about the neck of the winning horse

Hypernyms: neckpiece Definition: an article of apparel worn about the neck

Synonyms: collar Definition: (zoology) an encircling band or marking around the neck of any animal

Hypernyms: band, banding, stria, striation Definition: a stripe or stripes of contrasting color Usage: chromosomes exhibit characteristic bands; the black and yellow banding of bees and wasps

Synonyms for (verb) collar

Synonyms: collar, pick up, cop, apprehend, arrest, nab, nail Definition: take into custody Usage: the police nabbed the suspected criminals

Hypernyms: 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

Synonyms: collar Definition: furnish with a collar Usage: collar the dog

Hypernyms: outfit, equip, fit, fit out Definition: provide with (something) usually for a specific purpose Usage: The expedition was equipped with proper clothing, food, and other necessities

Synonyms: collar Definition: seize by the neck or collar

Hypernyms: 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