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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) counter

Synonyms: counter, counterpunch, parry Definition: a return punch (especially by a boxer)

Hypernyms: lick, clout, slug, biff, poke, punch Definition: (boxing) a blow with the fist Usage: I gave him a clout on his nose

Synonyms: buffet, counter, sideboard Definition: a piece of furniture that stands at the side of a dining room; has shelves and drawers

Hypernyms: article of furniture, furniture, piece of furniture Definition: furnishings that make a room or other area ready for occupancy Usage: they had too much furniture for the small apartment; there was only one piece of furniture in the room

Synonyms: counter Definition: table consisting of a horizontal surface over which business is transacted

Hypernyms: table Definition: a piece of furniture having a smooth flat top that is usually supported by one or more vertical legs Usage: it was a sturdy table

Synonyms: counter, tabulator Definition: a calculator that keeps a record of the number of times something happens

Hypernyms: calculating machine, calculator Definition: a small machine that is used for mathematical calculations

Synonyms: counter, heel counter Definition: a piece of leather forming the back of a shoe or boot Usage: a counter may be used to stiffen the material around the heel and to give support to the foot

Hypernyms: piece of leather Definition: a separate part consisting of leather

Synonyms: counter Definition: game equipment (as a piece of wood, plastic, or ivory) used for keeping a count or reserving a space in various card or board games

Hypernyms: game equipment Definition: equipment or apparatus used in playing a game

Synonyms: counter Definition: (computer science) a register whose contents go through a regular series of states (usually states indicating consecutive integers)

Hypernyms: register Definition: (computer science) memory device that is the part of computer memory that has a specific address and that is used to hold information of a specific kind

Synonyms: rejoinder, replication, retort, return, riposte, counter, comeback Definition: a quick reply to a question or remark (especially a witty or critical one) Usage: it brought a sharp rejoinder from the teacher

Hypernyms: response, reply Definition: the speech act of continuing a conversational exchange Usage: he growled his reply

Synonyms: counter Definition: a person who counts things

Hypernyms: somebody, someone, soul, mortal, person, individual Definition: a human being Usage: there was too much for one person to do

Synonyms for (verb) counter

Synonyms: counter Definition: speak in response Usage: He countered with some very persuasive arguments

Hypernyms: answer, reply, respond Definition: react verbally Usage: She didn't want to answer; answer the question; We answered that we would accept the invitation

Synonyms: anticipate, foresee, forestall, counter Definition: act in advance of; deal with ahead of time

Hypernyms: move, act Definition: perform an action, or work out or perform (an action) Usage: think before you act; We must move quickly; The governor should act on the new energy bill; The nanny acted quickly by grabbing the toddler and covering him with a wet towel

Synonyms for (adjective) counter

Synonyms: antagonistic, counter Definition: indicating opposition or resistance

Hypernyms: negative Definition: characterized by or displaying negation or denial or opposition or resistance; having no positive features Usage: a negative outlook on life; a colorless negative personality; a negative evaluation; a negative reaction to an advertising campaign