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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) descent

Synonyms: descent Definition: the act of changing your location in a downward direction

Hypernyms: motion, move, movement Definition: the act of changing location from one place to another Usage: police controlled the motion of the crowd; the movement of people from the farms to the cities; his move put him directly in my path

Synonyms: extraction, origin, descent Definition: properties attributable to your ancestry Usage: he comes from good origins

Hypernyms: filiation, lineage, derivation, ancestry Definition: inherited properties shared with others of your bloodline

Synonyms: descent Definition: a movement downward

Hypernyms: change of location, travel Definition: a movement through space that changes the location of something

Synonyms: pedigree, parentage, origin, blood, blood line, bloodline, ancestry, line, line of descent, lineage, descent, stemma, stock Definition: the descendants of one individual Usage: his entire lineage has been warriors

Hypernyms: family tree, genealogy Definition: successive generations of kin

Synonyms: declension, declination, decline, declivity, descent, downslope, fall Definition: a downward slope or bend

Hypernyms: slope, side, incline Definition: an elevated geological formation Usage: he climbed the steep slope; the house was built on the side of a mountain

Synonyms: line of descent, lineage, descent, filiation Definition: the kinship relation between an individual and the individual's progenitors

Hypernyms: relationship, family relationship, kinship Definition: (anthropology) relatedness or connection by blood or marriage or adoption