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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) course

Synonyms: course, course of action Definition: a mode of action Usage: if you persist in that course you will surely fail; once a nation is embarked on a course of action it becomes extremely difficult for any retraction to take place

Hypernyms: action Definition: something done (usually as opposed to something said) Usage: there were stories of murders and other unnatural actions

Synonyms: course, course of instruction, course of study, class Definition: education imparted in a series of lessons or meetings Usage: he took a course in basket weaving; flirting is not unknown in college classes

Hypernyms: teaching, instruction, pedagogy, didactics, education, educational activity Definition: the activities of educating or instructing; activities that impart knowledge or skill Usage: he received no formal education; our instruction was carefully programmed; good classroom teaching is seldom rewarded

Synonyms: course Definition: facility consisting of a circumscribed area of land or water laid out for a sport Usage: the course had only nine holes; the course was less than a mile

Hypernyms: facility, installation Definition: a building or place that provides a particular service or is used for a particular industry Usage: the assembly plant is an enormous facility

Synonyms: course, row Definition: (construction) a layer of masonry Usage: a course of bricks

Hypernyms: layer, bed Definition: single thickness of usually some homogeneous substance Usage: slices of hard-boiled egg on a bed of spinach

Synonyms: course Definition: part of a meal served at one time Usage: she prepared a three course meal

Hypernyms: victuals, aliment, alimentation, nourishment, nutriment, nutrition, sustenance Definition: a source of materials to nourish the body

Synonyms: course, class, grade, form Definition: a body of students who are taught together Usage: early morning classes are always sleepy

Hypernyms: gathering, assemblage Definition: a group of persons together in one place

Synonyms: course, line Definition: a connected series of events or actions or developments Usage: the government took a firm course; historians can only point out those lines for which evidence is available

Hypernyms: series Definition: similar things placed in order or happening one after another Usage: they were investigating a series of bank robberies

Synonyms: trend, course Definition: general line of orientation Usage: the river takes a southern course; the northeastern trend of the coast

Hypernyms: direction, way Definition: a line leading to a place or point Usage: he looked the other direction; didn't know the way home

Synonyms: path, track, course Definition: a line or route along which something travels or moves Usage: the hurricane demolished houses in its path; the track of an animal; the course of the river

Hypernyms: line Definition: a spatial location defined by a real or imaginary unidimensional extent

Synonyms for (verb) course

Synonyms: course Definition: hunt with hounds Usage: He often courses hares

Hypernyms: track down, run, hunt, hunt down Definition: pursue for food or sport (as of wild animals) Usage: Goering often hunted wild boars in Poland; The dogs are running deer; The Duke hunted in these woods

Synonyms: flow, feed, course, run Definition: move along, of liquids Usage: Water flowed into the cave; the Missouri feeds into the Mississippi

Hypernyms: move Definition: move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion Usage: He moved his hand slightly to the right

Synonyms: course Definition: move swiftly through or over Usage: ships coursing the Atlantic

Hypernyms: pass over, track, traverse, cover, cross, cut across, cut through, get across, get over Definition: travel across or pass over Usage: The caravan covered almost 100 miles each day