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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) figure

Synonyms: figure Definition: a predetermined set of movements in dancing or skating Usage: she made the best score on compulsory figures

Hypernyms: maneuver, manoeuvre, play Definition: a deliberate coordinated movement requiring dexterity and skill Usage: he made a great maneuver; the runner was out on a play by the shortstop

Synonyms: design, figure, pattern Definition: a decorative or artistic work Usage: the coach had a design on the doors

Hypernyms: decoration, ornament, ornamentation Definition: something used to beautify

Synonyms: figure Definition: a model of a bodily form (especially of a person) Usage: he made a figure of Santa Claus

Hypernyms: model, simulation Definition: representation of something (sometimes on a smaller scale)

Synonyms: figure Definition: the impression produced by a person Usage: he cut a fine figure; a heroic figure

Hypernyms: effect, impression Definition: an outward appearance Usage: he made a good impression; I wanted to create an impression of success; she retained that bold effect in her reproductions of the original painting

Synonyms: number, figure Definition: the property possessed by a sum or total or indefinite quantity of units or individuals Usage: he had a number of chores to do; the number of parameters is small; the figure was about a thousand

Hypernyms: amount Definition: the relative magnitude of something with reference to a criterion Usage: an adequate amount of food for four people

Synonyms: material body, physical body, physique, human body, soma, shape, anatomy, bod, build, chassis, figure, flesh, form, frame Definition: alternative names for the body of a human being Usage: Leonardo studied the human body; he has a strong physique; the spirit is willing but the flesh is weak

Hypernyms: physical structure, body, organic structure Definition: the entire structure of an organism (an animal, plant, or human being) Usage: he felt as if his whole body were on fire

Synonyms: figure Definition: a unitary percept having structure and coherence that is the object of attention and that stands out against a ground

Hypernyms: percept, perception, perceptual experience Definition: the representation of what is perceived; basic component in the formation of a concept

Synonyms: fig, figure Definition: a diagram or picture illustrating textual material Usage: the area covered can be seen from Figure 2

Hypernyms: illustration Definition: artwork that helps make something clear or attractive

Synonyms: figure, figure of speech, trope, image Definition: language used in a figurative or nonliteral sense

Hypernyms: rhetorical device Definition: a use of language that creates a literary effect (but often without regard for literal significance)

Synonyms: name, figure, public figure Definition: a well-known or notable person Usage: they studied all the great names in the history of France; she is an important figure in modern music

Hypernyms: important person, influential person, personage Definition: a person whose actions and opinions strongly influence the course of events

Synonyms: figure Definition: an amount of money expressed numerically Usage: a figure of $17 was suggested

Hypernyms: sum, sum of money, amount, amount of money Definition: a quantity of money Usage: he borrowed a large sum; the amount he had in cash was insufficient

Synonyms: figure, digit Definition: one of the elements that collectively form a system of numeration Usage: 0 and 1 are digits

Hypernyms: whole number, integer Definition: any of the natural numbers (positive or negative) or zero Usage: an integer is a number that is not a fraction

Synonyms: figure Definition: a combination of points and lines and planes that form a visible palpable shape

Hypernyms: form, shape Definition: the spatial arrangement of something as distinct from its substance Usage: geometry is the mathematical science of shape

Synonyms for (verb) figure

Synonyms: figure Definition: understand Usage: He didn't figure her

Hypernyms: dig, compass, comprehend, get the picture, grasp, grok, apprehend, savvy Definition: get the meaning of something Usage: Do you comprehend the meaning of this letter?

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

Hypernyms: reason Definition: think logically Usage: The children must learn to reason

Synonyms: reckon, calculate, count on, forecast, figure, estimate Definition: judge to be probable

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: figure, envision, fancy, project, picture, see, image, visualise, visualize Definition: imagine; conceive of; see in one's mind Usage: I can't see him on horseback!; I can see what will happen; I can see a risk in this strategy

Hypernyms: envisage, conceive of, ideate, imagine Definition: form a mental image of something that is not present or that is not the case Usage: Can you conceive of him as the president?

Synonyms: enter, figure Definition: be or play a part of or in Usage: Elections figure prominently in every government program; How do the elections figure in the current pattern of internal politics?

Hypernyms: be Definition: have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun) Usage: John is rich; This is not a good answer