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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) expect

Synonyms: have a bun in the oven, gestate, expect, carry, bear Definition: be pregnant with Usage: She is bearing his child; The are expecting another child in January; I am carrying his child

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

Synonyms: expect Definition: look forward to the birth of a child Usage: She is expecting in March

Hypernyms: expect, wait, look, await Definition: look forward to the probable occurrence of Usage: We were expecting a visit from our relatives; She is looking to a promotion; he is waiting to be drafted

Synonyms: expect Definition: consider reasonable or due Usage: I'm expecting a full explanation as to why these files were destroyed

Hypernyms: reckon, regard, consider, view, see Definition: deem to be Usage: She views this quite differently from me; I consider her to be shallow; I don't see the situation quite as negatively as you do

Synonyms: anticipate, expect Definition: regard something as probable or likely Usage: The meteorologists are expecting rain for tomorrow

Hypernyms: evaluate, judge, pass judgment Definition: form a critical opinion of Usage: I cannot judge some works of modern art; How do you evaluate this grant proposal? We shouldn't pass judgment on other people

Synonyms: ask, require, expect Definition: consider obligatory; request and expect Usage: We require our secretary to be on time; Aren't we asking too much of these children?; I expect my students to arrive in time for their lessons

Hypernyms: demand Definition: request urgently and forcefully Usage: The victim's family is demanding compensation; The boss demanded that he be fired immediately; She demanded to see the manager