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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 (verb) defy

Synonyms: defy, dare Definition: challenge Usage: I dare you!

Hypernyms: challenge Definition: issue a challenge to Usage: Fischer challenged Spassky to a match

Synonyms: withstand, defy, hold, hold up Definition: resist or confront with resistance Usage: The politician defied public opinion; The new material withstands even the greatest wear and tear; The bridge held

Hypernyms: withstand, stand firm, hold out, resist Definition: stand up or offer resistance to somebody or something

Synonyms: defy, refuse, resist Definition: elude, especially in a baffling way Usage: This behavior defies explanation

Hypernyms: elude, escape Definition: be incomprehensible to; escape understanding by Usage: What you are seeing in him eludes me