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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) drop

Synonyms: drop Definition: the act of dropping something Usage: they expected the drop would be successful

Hypernyms: descent Definition: the act of changing your location in a downward direction

Synonyms: drop Definition: a central depository where things can be left or picked up

Hypernyms: deposit, depositary, depository, repository Definition: a facility where things can be deposited for storage or safekeeping

Synonyms: drop, drop cloth, drop curtain Definition: a curtain that can be lowered and raised onto a stage from the flies; often used as background scenery

Hypernyms: pall, mantle, curtain, drape, drapery Definition: hanging cloth used as a blind (especially for a window)

Synonyms: dip, drop, fall, free fall Definition: a sudden sharp decrease in some quantity Usage: a drop of 57 points on the Dow Jones index; there was a drop in pressure in the pulmonary artery; a dip in prices; when that became known the price of their stock went into free fall

Hypernyms: decrease, decrement Definition: the amount by which something decreases

Synonyms: fall, drop Definition: a free and rapid descent by the force of gravity Usage: it was a miracle that he survived the drop from that height

Hypernyms: gravitation Definition: movement downward resulting from gravitational attraction Usage: irrigation by gravitation rather than by pumps

Hypernyms: descent Definition: a movement downward

Synonyms: drop Definition: a predetermined hiding place for the deposit and distribution of illicit goods (such as drugs or stolen property)

Hypernyms: hiding place Definition: a place suitable for hiding something (such as yourself)

Synonyms: cliff, drop, drop-off Definition: a steep high face of rock Usage: he stood on a high cliff overlooking the town; a steep drop

Hypernyms: geological formation, formation Definition: (geology) the geological features of the earth

Synonyms: drib, driblet, drop Definition: a small indefinite quantity (especially of a liquid) Usage: he had a drop too much to drink; a drop of each sample was analyzed; there is not a drop of pity in that man; years afterward, they would pay the blood-money, driblet by driblet--Kipling

Hypernyms: small indefinite amount, small indefinite quantity Definition: an indefinite quantity that is below average size or magnitude

Synonyms: pearl, bead, drop Definition: a shape that is spherical and small Usage: he studied the shapes of low-viscosity drops; beads of sweat on his forehead

Hypernyms: sphere Definition: a solid figure bounded by a spherical surface (including the space it encloses)

Synonyms for (verb) drop

Synonyms: drop Definition: give birth; used for animals Usage: The cow dropped her calf this morning

Hypernyms: deliver, have, give birth, birth, bear Definition: cause to be born Usage: My wife had twins yesterday!

Synonyms: deteriorate, devolve, degenerate, drop Definition: grow worse Usage: Her condition deteriorated; Conditions in the slums degenerated; The discussion devolved into a shouting match

Hypernyms: worsen, decline Definition: grow worse Usage: Conditions in the slum worsened

Synonyms: drop Definition: fall or sink into a state of exhaustion or death Usage: shop til you drop

Hypernyms: fall Definition: pass suddenly and passively into a state of body or mind Usage: fall into a trap; She fell ill; They fell out of favor; Fall in love; fall asleep; fall prey to an imposter; fall into a strange way of thinking; she fell to pieces after she lost her work

Synonyms: drop, knock off Definition: stop pursuing or acting Usage: drop a lawsuit; knock it off!

Hypernyms: cease, quit, give up, stop, discontinue, lay off Definition: put an end to a state or an activity Usage: Quit teasing your little brother

Synonyms: drop, flatten Definition: lower the pitch of (musical notes)

Hypernyms: alter, change, modify Definition: cause to change; make different; cause a transformation Usage: The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city; The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue

Synonyms: drop Definition: go down in value Usage: Stock prices dropped

Hypernyms: go down, decline, wane Definition: grow smaller Usage: Interest in the project waned

Synonyms: drop Definition: change from one level to another Usage: She dropped into army jargon

Hypernyms: change Definition: undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature Usage: She changed completely as she grew older; The weather changed last night

Synonyms: drop Definition: omit (a letter or syllable) in speaking or writing Usage: New Englanders drop their post-vocalic r's

Hypernyms: elide Definition: leave or strike out Usage: This vowel is usually elided before a single consonant

Synonyms: drop Definition: utter with seeming casualness Usage: drop a hint; drop names

Hypernyms: express, utter, verbalise, verbalize, give tongue to Definition: articulate; either verbally or with a cry, shout, or noise Usage: She expressed her anger; He uttered a curse

Synonyms: drop Definition: lose (a game) Usage: The Giants dropped 11 of their first 13

Hypernyms: lose Definition: fail to win Usage: We lost the battle but we won the war

Synonyms: drop Definition: take (a drug, especially LSD), by mouth Usage: She dropped acid when she was a teenager

Hypernyms: do drugs, drug Definition: use recreational drugs

Synonyms: cut down, drop, strike down, fell Definition: cause to fall by or as if by delivering a blow Usage: strike down a tree; Lightning struck down the hikers

Hypernyms: cut Definition: separate with or as if with an instrument Usage: Cut the rope

Synonyms: discharge, drop, drop off, put down, set down, unload Definition: leave or unload Usage: unload the cargo; drop off the passengers at the hotel

Hypernyms: deliver Definition: bring to a destination, make a delivery Usage: our local super market delivers

Synonyms: shake off, shed, drop, cast, cast off, throw, throw away, throw off Definition: get rid of Usage: he shed his image as a pushy boss; shed your clothes

Hypernyms: remove, withdraw, take, take away Definition: remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract Usage: remove a threat; remove a wrapper; Remove the dirty dishes from the table; take the gun from your pocket; This machine withdraws heat from the environment

Synonyms: dribble, drip, drop Definition: let or cause to fall in drops Usage: dribble oil into the mixture

Hypernyms: pour Definition: cause to run Usage: pour water over the floor

Synonyms: drop Definition: to fall vertically Usage: the bombs are dropping on enemy targets

Hypernyms: go down, come down, fall, descend Definition: move downward and lower, but not necessarily all the way Usage: The temperature is going down; The barometer is falling; The curtain fell on the diva; Her hand went up and then fell again

Synonyms: drop Definition: let fall to the ground Usage: Don't drop the dishes

Hypernyms: displace, move Definition: cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense Usage: Move those boxes into the corner, please; I'm moving my money to another bank; The director moved more responsibilities onto his new assistant

Synonyms: sink, drop, drop down Definition: fall or descend to a lower place or level Usage: He sank to his knees

Hypernyms: change posture Definition: undergo a change in bodily posture

Synonyms: spend, expend, drop Definition: pay out Usage: spend money

Hypernyms: pay Definition: give money, usually in exchange for goods or services Usage: I paid four dollars for this sandwich; Pay the waitress, please

Synonyms: drop Definition: terminate an association with Usage: drop him from the Republican ticket

Hypernyms: remove Definition: remove from a position or an office

Synonyms: send away, send packing, drop, dismiss Definition: stop associating with Usage: They dropped her after she had a child out of wedlock

Hypernyms: can, dismiss, displace, send away, sack, terminate, fire, force out, give notice, give the axe, give the sack Definition: terminate the employment of; discharge from an office or position Usage: The boss fired his secretary today; The company terminated 25% of its workers

Synonyms: dangle, drop, swing Definition: hang freely Usage: the ornaments dangled from the tree; The light dropped from the ceiling

Hypernyms: hang Definition: be suspended or hanging Usage: The flag hung on the wall