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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) fan

Synonyms: fan Definition: a device for creating a current of air by movement of a surface or surfaces

Hypernyms: device Definition: an instrumentality invented for a particular purpose Usage: the device is small enough to wear on your wrist; a device intended to conserve water

Synonyms: fan, buff, devotee, lover Definition: an ardent follower and admirer

Hypernyms: follower Definition: a person who accepts the leadership of another

Synonyms: sports fan, rooter, fan Definition: an enthusiastic devotee of sports

Hypernyms: partisan, partizan, enthusiast Definition: an ardent and enthusiastic supporter of some person or activity

Synonyms for (verb) fan

Synonyms: fan Definition: make (an emotion) fiercer Usage: fan hatred

Hypernyms: intensify, heighten, deepen, compound Definition: make more intense, stronger, or more marked Usage: The efforts were intensified, Her rudeness intensified his dislike for her; Pot smokers claim it heightens their awareness; This event only deepened my convictions

Synonyms: fan Definition: strike out (a batter), (of a pitcher)

Hypernyms: strike out Definition: put out or be put out by a strikeout Usage: Oral struck out three batters to close the inning

Synonyms: fan, winnow Definition: separate the chaff from by using air currents Usage: She stood there winnowing chaff all day in the field

Hypernyms: sieve, sift, strain Definition: separate by passing through a sieve or other straining device to separate out coarser elements Usage: sift the flour

Synonyms: fan Definition: agitate the air

Hypernyms: shake, agitate Definition: move or cause to move back and forth Usage: The chemist shook the flask vigorously; My hands were shaking