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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) column

Synonyms: column, pillar Definition: (architecture) a tall vertical cylindrical structure standing upright and used to support a structure

Hypernyms: upright, vertical Definition: a vertical structural member as a post or stake Usage: the ball sailed between the uprights

Synonyms: pillar, column Definition: a vertical cylindrical structure standing alone and not supporting anything (such as a monument)

Hypernyms: structure, construction Definition: a thing constructed; a complex entity constructed of many parts Usage: the structure consisted of a series of arches; she wore her hair in an amazing construction of whirls and ribbons

Synonyms: column, chromatography column Definition: a vertical glass tube used in column chromatography; a mixture is poured in the top and washed through a stationary substance where components of the mixture are adsorbed selectively to form colored bands

Hypernyms: tube, tubing Definition: conduit consisting of a long hollow object (usually cylindrical) used to hold and conduct objects or liquids or gases

Synonyms: column Definition: any tubular or pillar-like supporting structure in the body

Hypernyms: skeletal structure Definition: any structure created by the skeleton of an organism

Synonyms: column Definition: a page or text that is vertically divided Usage: the newspaper devoted several columns to the subject; the bookkeeper used pages that were divided into columns

Hypernyms: text, textual matter Definition: the words of something written Usage: there were more than a thousand words of text; they handed out the printed text of the mayor's speech; he wants to reconstruct the original text

Synonyms: column, newspaper column, editorial Definition: an article giving opinions or perspectives

Hypernyms: article Definition: nonfictional prose forming an independent part of a publication

Synonyms: column Definition: a line of units following one after another

Hypernyms: Indian file, file, single file Definition: a line of persons or things ranged one behind the other

Synonyms: column Definition: a vertical array of numbers or other information Usage: he added a column of numbers

Hypernyms: array Definition: an orderly arrangement Usage: an array of troops in battle order

Synonyms: tower, pillar, column Definition: anything that approximates the shape of a column or tower Usage: the test tube held a column of white powder; a tower of dust rose above the horizon; a thin pillar of smoke betrayed their campsite

Hypernyms: form, shape Definition: the spatial arrangement of something as distinct from its substance Usage: geometry is the mathematical science of shape