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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) flap

Synonyms: flap Definition: any broad thin and limber covering attached at one edge; hangs loose or projects freely Usage: he wrote on the flap of the envelope

Hypernyms: covering Definition: an artifact that covers something else (usually to protect or shelter or conceal it)

Synonyms: flap, flaps Definition: a movable airfoil that is part of an aircraft wing; used to increase lift or drag

Hypernyms: aerofoil, airfoil, control surface, surface Definition: a device that provides reactive force when in motion relative to the surrounding air; can lift or control a plane in flight

Synonyms: flap Definition: a movable piece of tissue partly connected to the body

Hypernyms: animal tissue Definition: the tissue in the bodies of animals

Synonyms: flutter, fluttering, flap, flapping Definition: the motion made by flapping up and down

Hypernyms: undulation, wave Definition: (physics) a movement up and down or back and forth

Synonyms: fuss, flap, tizzy, dither, pother Definition: an excited state of agitation Usage: he was in a dither; there was a terrible flap about the theft

Hypernyms: agitation Definition: a mental state of extreme emotional disturbance

Synonyms for (verb) flap

Synonyms: flap Definition: pronounce with a flap, of alveolar sounds

Hypernyms: pronounce, say, sound out, enounce, enunciate, articulate Definition: speak, pronounce, or utter in a certain way Usage: She pronounces French words in a funny way; I cannot say `zip wire'; Can the child sound out this complicated word?

Synonyms: dither, flap, pother Definition: make a fuss; be agitated

Hypernyms: niggle, fret, fuss Definition: worry unnecessarily or excessively Usage: don't fuss too much over the grandchildren--they are quite big now

Synonyms: flap Definition: move noisily Usage: flags flapped in the strong wind

Hypernyms: pound, thump, beat Definition: move rhythmically Usage: Her heart was beating fast

Synonyms: undulate, flap, roll, wave Definition: move in a wavy pattern or with a rising and falling motion Usage: The curtains undulated; the waves rolled towards the beach

Hypernyms: move Definition: move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion Usage: He moved his hand slightly to the right

Synonyms: beat, flap Definition: move with a flapping motion Usage: The bird's wings were flapping

Hypernyms: move Definition: move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion Usage: He moved his hand slightly to the right

Synonyms: flap, beat Definition: move with a thrashing motion Usage: The bird flapped its wings; The eagle beat its wings and soared high into the sky

Hypernyms: displace, move Definition: cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense Usage: Move those boxes into the corner, please; I'm moving my money to another bank; The director moved more responsibilities onto his new assistant