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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) dog

Synonyms: dog, domestic dog, Canis familiaris Definition: a member of the genus Canis (probably descended from the common wolf) that has been domesticated by man since prehistoric times; occurs in many breeds Usage: the dog barked all night

Hypernyms: domestic animal, domesticated animal Definition: any of various animals that have been tamed and made fit for a human environment

Hypernyms: canid, canine Definition: any of various fissiped mammals with nonretractile claws and typically long muzzles

Synonyms: andiron, dog, dog-iron, firedog Definition: metal supports for logs in a fireplace Usage: the andirons were too hot to touch

Hypernyms: support Definition: any device that bears the weight of another thing Usage: there was no place to attach supports for a shelf

Synonyms: pawl, dog, detent, click Definition: a hinged catch that fits into a notch of a ratchet to move a wheel forward or prevent it from moving backward

Hypernyms: catch, stop Definition: a restraint that checks the motion of something Usage: he used a book as a stop to hold the door open

Synonyms: dog, weenie, wiener, wienerwurst, hot dog, hotdog, frank, frankfurter Definition: a smooth-textured sausage of minced beef or pork usually smoked; often served on a bread roll

Hypernyms: sausage Definition: highly seasoned minced meat stuffed in casings

Synonyms: cad, blackguard, bounder, heel, hound, dog Definition: someone who is morally reprehensible Usage: you dirty dog

Hypernyms: villain, scoundrel Definition: a wicked or evil person; someone who does evil deliberately

Synonyms: dog Definition: informal term for a man Usage: you lucky dog

Hypernyms: chap, blighter, bloke, fella, feller, fellow, gent, lad, cuss Definition: a boy or man Usage: that chap is your host; there's a fellow at the door; he's a likable cuss; he's a good bloke

Synonyms: frump, dog Definition: a dull unattractive unpleasant girl or woman Usage: she got a reputation as a frump; she's a real dog

Hypernyms: unpleasant woman, disagreeable woman Definition: a woman who is an unpleasant person

Synonyms for (verb) dog

Synonyms: chase, chase after, dog, tag, tail, track, trail, go after, give chase Definition: go after with the intent to catch Usage: The policeman chased the mugger down the alley; the dog chased the rabbit

Hypernyms: pursue, follow Definition: follow in or as if in pursuit Usage: The police car pursued the suspected attacker; Her bad deed followed her and haunted her dreams all her life