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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) detention

Synonyms: detention Definition: a punishment in which a student must stay at school after others have gone home Usage: the detention of tardy pupils

Hypernyms: punishment, penalisation, penalization, penalty Definition: the act of punishing

Synonyms: hold, detention, custody, detainment Definition: a state of being confined (usually for a short time) Usage: his detention was politically motivated; the prisoner is on hold; he is in the custody of police

Hypernyms: confinement Definition: the state of being confined Usage: he was held in confinement