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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) double

Synonyms: double, two-bagger, two-base hit, two-baser Definition: a base hit on which the batter stops safely at second base Usage: he hit a double to deep centerfield

Hypernyms: safety, base hit Definition: (baseball) the successful act of striking a baseball in such a way that the batter reaches base safely

Synonyms: double, doubling Definition: raising the stakes in a card game by a factor of 2 Usage: I decided his double was a bluff

Hypernyms: raise Definition: increasing the size of a bet (as in poker) Usage: I'll see your raise and double it

Synonyms: double Definition: a quantity that is twice as great as another Usage: 36 is the double of 18

Hypernyms: multiple Definition: the product of a quantity by an integer Usage: 36 is a multiple of 9

Synonyms: double, look-alike, image Definition: someone who closely resembles a famous person (especially an actor) Usage: he could be Gingrich's double; she's the very image of her mother

Hypernyms: somebody, someone, soul, mortal, person, individual Definition: a human being Usage: there was too much for one person to do

Synonyms: double, stunt man, stunt woman Definition: a stand-in for movie stars to perform dangerous stunts Usage: his first job in Hollywood was as a double for Clark Gable

Hypernyms: stand-in, substitute, relief, reliever, backup, backup man, fill-in Definition: someone who takes the place of another (as when things get dangerous or difficult) Usage: the star had a stand-in for dangerous scenes; we need extra employees for summer fill-ins

Synonyms for (verb) double

Synonyms: double, duplicate Definition: increase twofold Usage: The population doubled within 50 years

Hypernyms: manifold, multiply Definition: combine or increase by multiplication Usage: He managed to multiply his profits

Synonyms: double Definition: hit a two-base hit

Hypernyms: hit Definition: cause to move by striking Usage: hit a ball

Synonyms: double Definition: do double duty; serve two purposes or have two functions Usage: She doubles as his wife and secretary

Hypernyms: operate, run, work, go, function Definition: perform as expected when applied Usage: The washing machine won't go unless it's plugged in; Does this old car still run well?; This old radio doesn't work anymore

Synonyms: double, duplicate, reduplicate, repeat, replicate Definition: make or do or perform again Usage: He could never replicate his brilliant performance of the magic trick

Hypernyms: reproduce Definition: make a copy or equivalent of Usage: reproduce the painting

Synonyms: double, double over, double up Definition: bend over or curl up, usually with laughter or pain Usage: He doubled and vomited violently

Hypernyms: bend, flex Definition: form a curve Usage: The stick does not bend

Synonyms: double Definition: bridge: make a demand for (a card or suit)

Hypernyms: bid, call Definition: make a demand, as for a card or a suit or a show of hands Usage: He called his trump

Synonyms for (adjective) double

Synonyms: double, forked Definition: having two meanings with intent to deceive Usage: a sly double meaning; spoke with forked tongue

Hypernyms: equivocal, ambiguous Definition: open to two or more interpretations; or of uncertain nature or significance; or (often) intended to mislead Usage: an equivocal statement; the polling had a complex and equivocal (or ambiguous) message for potential female candidates; the officer's equivocal behavior increased the victim's uneasiness; popularity is an equivocal crown; an equivocal response to an embarrassing question

Synonyms: double Definition: large enough for two Usage: a double bed; a double room

Hypernyms: large, big Definition: above average in size or number or quantity or magnitude or extent Usage: a large city; set out for the big city; a large sum; a big (or large) barn; a large family; big businesses; a big expenditure; a large number of newspapers; a big group of scientists; large areas of the world

Synonyms: double, doubled, two-fold, twofold Definition: twice as great or many Usage: ate a double portion; the dose is doubled; a twofold increase

Hypernyms: multiple Definition: having or involving or consisting of more than one part or entity or individual Usage: multiple birth; multiple ownership; made multiple copies of the speech; his multiple achievements in public life; her multiple personalities; a pineapple is a multiple fruit

Synonyms: double, dual, duple Definition: consisting of or involving two parts or components usually in pairs Usage: an egg with a double yolk; a double (binary) star; double doors; dual controls for pilot and copilot; duple (or double) time consists of two (or a multiple of two) beats to a measure

Hypernyms: multiple Definition: having or involving or consisting of more than one part or entity or individual Usage: multiple birth; multiple ownership; made multiple copies of the speech; his multiple achievements in public life; her multiple personalities; a pineapple is a multiple fruit

Synonyms: dual, double, treble, two-fold, twofold, three-fold, threefold Definition: having more than one decidedly dissimilar aspects or qualities Usage: a double (or dual) role for an actor; the office of a clergyman is twofold; public preaching and private influence- R.W.Emerson; every episode has its double and treble meaning-Frederick Harrison

Hypernyms: multiple Definition: having or involving or consisting of more than one part or entity or individual Usage: multiple birth; multiple ownership; made multiple copies of the speech; his multiple achievements in public life; her multiple personalities; a pineapple is a multiple fruit