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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) drum

Synonyms: drum, drumfish Definition: small to medium-sized bottom-dwelling food and game fishes of shallow coastal and fresh waters that make a drumming noise

Hypernyms: sciaenid, sciaenid fish Definition: widely distributed family of carnivorous percoid fishes having a large air bladder used to produce sound

Synonyms: brake drum, drum Definition: a hollow cast-iron cylinder attached to the wheel that forms part of the brakes

Hypernyms: cylinder Definition: a surface generated by rotating a parallel line around a fixed line

Synonyms: drum, tympan, membranophone Definition: a musical percussion instrument; usually consists of a hollow cylinder with a membrane stretched across each end

Hypernyms: percussion instrument, percussive instrument Definition: a musical instrument in which the sound is produced by one object striking another

Synonyms: metal drum, drum Definition: a cylindrical metal container used for shipping or storage of liquids

Hypernyms: vessel Definition: an object used as a container (especially for liquids)

Synonyms: drum Definition: the sound of a drum Usage: he could hear the drums before he heard the fifes

Hypernyms: sound Definition: the sudden occurrence of an audible event Usage: the sound awakened them

Synonyms: drum, barrel Definition: a bulging cylindrical shape; hollow with flat ends

Hypernyms: cylinder Definition: a surface generated by rotating a parallel line around a fixed line

Synonyms for (verb) drum

Synonyms: bone, bone up, grind away, get up, drum, cram, swot, swot up, mug up Definition: study intensively, as before an exam Usage: I had to bone up on my Latin verbs before the final exam

Hypernyms: hit the books, study Definition: learn by reading books Usage: He is studying geology in his room; I have an exam next week; I must hit the books now

Synonyms: drum Definition: play a percussion instrument

Hypernyms: play Definition: perform music on (a musical instrument) Usage: He plays the flute; Can you play on this old recorder?

Synonyms: thrum, beat, drum Definition: make a rhythmic sound Usage: Rain drummed against the windshield; The drums beat all night

Hypernyms: sound, go Definition: make a certain noise or sound Usage: She went `Mmmmm'; The gun went `bang'