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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) eat

Synonyms: rust, corrode, eat Definition: cause to deteriorate due to the action of water, air, or an acid Usage: The acid corroded the metal; The steady dripping of water rusted the metal stopper in the sink

Hypernyms: damage Definition: inflict damage upon Usage: The snow damaged the roof; She damaged the car when she hit the tree

Synonyms: consume, eat, eat up, deplete, run through, wipe out, use up, exhaust Definition: use up (resources or materials) Usage: this car consumes a lot of gas; We exhausted our savings; They run through 20 bottles of wine a week

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

Synonyms: eat Definition: eat a meal; take a meal Usage: We did not eat until 10 P.M. because there were so many phone calls; I didn't eat yet, so I gladly accept your invitation

Hypernyms: consume, have, ingest, take, take in Definition: serve oneself to, or consume regularly Usage: Have another bowl of chicken soup!; I don't take sugar in my coffee

Synonyms: eat Definition: take in solid food Usage: She was eating a banana; What did you eat for dinner last night?

Hypernyms: consume, have, ingest, take, take in Definition: serve oneself to, or consume regularly Usage: Have another bowl of chicken soup!; I don't take sugar in my coffee

Hypernyms: eat Definition: eat a meal; take a meal Usage: We did not eat until 10 P.M. because there were so many phone calls; I didn't eat yet, so I gladly accept your invitation

Synonyms: feed, eat Definition: take in food; used of animals only Usage: This dog doesn't eat certain kinds of meat; What do whales eat?

Hypernyms: consume, have, ingest, take, take in Definition: serve oneself to, or consume regularly Usage: Have another bowl of chicken soup!; I don't take sugar in my coffee

Synonyms: eat, eat on Definition: worry or cause anxiety in a persistent way Usage: What's eating you?

Hypernyms: worry, vex Definition: disturb the peace of mind of; afflict with mental agitation or distress Usage: I cannot sleep--my daughter's health is worrying me