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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) development

Synonyms: development Definition: act of improving by expanding or enlarging or refining Usage: he congratulated them on their development of a plan to meet the emergency; they funded research and development

Hypernyms: improvement Definition: the act of improving something Usage: their improvements increased the value of the property

Synonyms: exploitation, development Definition: the act of making some area of land or water more profitable or productive or useful Usage: the development of Alaskan resources; the exploitation of copper deposits

Hypernyms: usage, use, utilisation, utilization, employment, exercise Definition: the act of using Usage: he warned against the use of narcotic drugs; skilled in the utilization of computers

Synonyms: development Definition: (music) the section of a composition or movement (especially in sonata form) where the major musical themes are developed and elaborated

Hypernyms: section, subdivision Definition: a self-contained part of a larger composition (written or musical) Usage: he always turns first to the business section; the history of this work is discussed in the next section

Synonyms: development Definition: a recent event that has some relevance for the present situation Usage: recent developments in Iraq; what a revolting development!

Hypernyms: change, modification, alteration Definition: an event that occurs when something passes from one state or phase to another Usage: the change was intended to increase sales; this storm is certainly a change for the worse; the neighborhood had undergone few modifications since his last visit years ago

Synonyms: development Definition: a district that has been developed to serve some purpose Usage: such land is practical for small park developments

Hypernyms: territorial dominion, territory, district, dominion Definition: a region marked off for administrative or other purposes

Synonyms: developing, development Definition: processing a photosensitive material in order to make an image visible Usage: the development and printing of his pictures took only two hours

Hypernyms: processing Definition: preparing or putting through a prescribed procedure Usage: the processing of newly arrived immigrants; the processing of ore to obtain minerals

Synonyms: development, evolution Definition: a process in which something passes by degrees to a different stage (especially a more advanced or mature stage) Usage: the development of his ideas took many years; the evolution of Greek civilization; the slow development of her skill as a writer

Hypernyms: physical process, process Definition: a sustained phenomenon or one marked by gradual changes through a series of states Usage: events now in process; the process of calcification begins later for boys than for girls

Synonyms: growing, growth, ontogenesis, ontogeny, maturation, development Definition: (biology) the process of an individual organism growing organically; a purely biological unfolding of events involved in an organism changing gradually from a simple to a more complex level Usage: he proposed an indicator of osseous development in children

Hypernyms: organic process, biological process Definition: a process occurring in living organisms

Synonyms: development Definition: a state in which things are improving; the result of developing (as in the early part of a game of chess) Usage: after he saw the latest development he changed his mind and became a supporter; in chess your should take care of your development before moving your queen

Hypernyms: melioration, improvement Definition: a condition superior to an earlier condition Usage: the new school represents a great improvement