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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 (verb) douse

Synonyms: douse, dowse, drench, soak, sop, souse Definition: cover with liquid; pour liquid onto Usage: souse water on his hot face

Hypernyms: wet Definition: cause to become wet Usage: Wet your face

Synonyms: douse, dowse Definition: slacken Usage: douse a rope

Hypernyms: remit, slacken Definition: make slack as by lessening tension or firmness

Synonyms: douse Definition: lower quickly Usage: douse a sail

Hypernyms: roll up, furl Definition: form into a cylinder by rolling Usage: Roll up the cloth

Synonyms: souse, dunk, dip, douse, plunge Definition: immerse briefly into a liquid so as to wet, coat, or saturate Usage: dip the garment into the cleaning solution; dip the brush into the paint

Hypernyms: plunge, immerse Definition: thrust or throw into Usage: Immerse yourself in hot water

Synonyms: duck, dip, douse Definition: dip into a liquid Usage: He dipped into the pool

Hypernyms: souse, dunk, dip, douse, plunge Definition: immerse briefly into a liquid so as to wet, coat, or saturate Usage: dip the garment into the cleaning solution; dip the brush into the paint

Synonyms: douse, dowse Definition: wet thoroughly

Hypernyms: wet Definition: cause to become wet Usage: Wet your face

Synonyms: put out, douse Definition: put out, as of a candle or a light Usage: Douse the lights

Hypernyms: quench, extinguish, blow out, snuff out Definition: put out, as of fires, flames, or lights Usage: Too big to be extinguished at once, the forest fires at best could be contained; quench the flames; snuff out the candles