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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) finish

Synonyms: finish, finishing Definition: the act of finishing Usage: his best finish in a major tournament was third; the speaker's finishing was greeted with applause

Hypernyms: closing, completion, windup, mop up, culmination Definition: a concluding action

Synonyms: finish, finishing, coating Definition: a decorative texture or appearance of a surface (or the substance that gives it that appearance) Usage: the boat had a metallic finish; he applied a coat of a clear finish; when the finish is too thin it is difficult to apply evenly

Hypernyms: decorativeness Definition: an appearance that serves to decorate and make something more attractive

Synonyms: finish Definition: (wine tasting) the taste of a wine on the back of the tongue (as it is swallowed) Usage: the wine has a nutty flavor and a pleasant finish

Hypernyms: taste, taste perception, taste sensation, gustatory perception, gustatory sensation Definition: the sensation that results when taste buds in the tongue and throat convey information about the chemical composition of a soluble stimulus Usage: the candy left him with a bad taste; the melon had a delicious taste

Synonyms: ending, finish, conclusion Definition: event whose occurrence ends something Usage: his death marked the ending of an era; when these final episodes are broadcast it will be the finish of the show

Hypernyms: natural event, occurrence, occurrent, happening Definition: an event that happens

Synonyms: finish Definition: the downfall of someone (as of persons on one side of a conflict) Usage: booze will be the finish of him; it was a fight to the finish

Hypernyms: ruin, ruination, downfall Definition: failure that results in a loss of position or reputation

Synonyms: finish Definition: designated event that concludes a contest (especially a race) Usage: excitement grew as the finish neared; my horse was several lengths behind at the finish; the winner is the team with the most points at the finish

Hypernyms: natural event, occurrence, occurrent, happening Definition: an event that happens

Synonyms: finish, destination, goal Definition: the place designated as the end (as of a race or journey) Usage: a crowd assembled at the finish; he was nearly exhausted as their destination came into view

Hypernyms: end, terminal Definition: either extremity of something that has length Usage: the end of the pier; she knotted the end of the thread; they rode to the end of the line; the terminals of the anterior arches of the fornix

Synonyms: cultivation, culture, finish, refinement, polish Definition: a highly developed state of perfection; having a flawless or impeccable quality Usage: they performed with great polish; I admired the exquisite refinement of his prose; almost an inspiration which gives to all work that finish which is almost art--Joseph Conrad

Hypernyms: ne plus ultra, perfection, flawlessness Definition: the state of being without a flaw or defect

Synonyms: conclusion, finale, finis, finish, last, stopping point, close Definition: the temporal end; the concluding time Usage: the stopping point of each round was signaled by a bell; the market was up at the finish; they were playing better at the close of the season

Hypernyms: end, ending Definition: the point in time at which something ends Usage: the end of the year; the ending of warranty period

Synonyms for (verb) finish

Synonyms: finish Definition: cause to finish a relationship with somebody Usage: That finished me with Mary

Hypernyms: end, terminate Definition: bring to an end or halt Usage: She ended their friendship when she found out that he had once been convicted of a crime; The attack on Poland terminated the relatively peaceful period after WW I

Synonyms: fetch up, finish, finish up, end up, wind up, land up Definition: finally be or do something Usage: He ended up marrying his high school sweetheart; he wound up being unemployed and living at home again

Hypernyms: move, act Definition: perform an action, or work out or perform (an action) Usage: think before you act; We must move quickly; The governor should act on the new energy bill; The nanny acted quickly by grabbing the toddler and covering him with a wet towel

Synonyms: finish, complete Definition: come or bring to a finish or an end Usage: He finished the dishes; She completed the requirements for her Master's Degree; The fastest runner finished the race in just over 2 hours; others finished in over 4 hours

Hypernyms: end, terminate Definition: bring to an end or halt Usage: She ended their friendship when she found out that he had once been convicted of a crime; The attack on Poland terminated the relatively peaceful period after WW I

Synonyms: eat up, finish, polish off Definition: finish eating all the food on one's plate or on the table Usage: She polished off the remaining potatoes

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

Synonyms: finish Definition: provide with a finish Usage: The carpenter finished the table beautifully; this shirt is not finished properly

Hypernyms: surface, coat Definition: put a coat on; cover the surface of; furnish with a surface Usage: coat the cake with chocolate