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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) extract

Synonyms: excerpt, excerption, extract, selection Definition: a passage selected from a larger work Usage: he presented excerpts from William James' philosophical writings

Hypernyms: passage Definition: a section of text; particularly a section of medium length

Synonyms: extract, infusion Definition: a solution obtained by steeping or soaking a substance (usually in water)

Hypernyms: solution Definition: a homogeneous mixture of two or more substances; frequently (but not necessarily) a liquid solution Usage: he used a solution of peroxide and water

Synonyms for (verb) extract

Synonyms: distil, distill, extract Definition: extract by the process of distillation Usage: distill the essence of this compound

Hypernyms: make, create Definition: make or cause to be or to become Usage: make a mess in one's office; create a furor

Synonyms: extract Definition: calculate the root of a number

Hypernyms: compute, cipher, calculate, cypher, reckon, work out, figure Definition: make a mathematical calculation or computation

Synonyms: excerpt, extract, take out Definition: take out of a literary work in order to cite or copy

Hypernyms: select, choose, take, pick out Definition: pick out, select, or choose from a number of alternatives Usage: Take any one of these cards; Choose a good husband for your daughter; She selected a pair of shoes from among the dozen the salesgirl had shown her

Synonyms: extract, pull, pull out, pull up, draw out, take out Definition: remove, usually with some force or effort; also used in an abstract sense Usage: pull weeds; extract a bad tooth; take out a splinter; extract information from the telegram

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: express, extract, press out Definition: obtain from a substance, as by mechanical action Usage: Italians express coffee rather than filter it

Hypernyms: acquire, get Definition: come into the possession of something concrete or abstract Usage: She got a lot of paintings from her uncle; They acquired a new pet; Get your results the next day; Get permission to take a few days off from work

Synonyms: extract Definition: separate (a metal) from an ore

Hypernyms: separate Definition: divide into components or constituents Usage: Separate the wheat from the chaff

Synonyms: educe, draw out, evoke, extract, elicit Definition: deduce (a principle) or construe (a meaning) Usage: We drew out some interesting linguistic data from the native informant

Hypernyms: construe, see, interpret Definition: make sense of; assign a meaning to Usage: What message do you see in this letter?; How do you interpret his behavior?

Synonyms: extract Definition: get despite difficulties or obstacles Usage: I extracted a promise from the Dean for two new positions

Hypernyms: obtain Definition: come into possession of Usage: How did you obtain the visa?