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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) flick

Synonyms: motion picture, motion-picture show, movie, moving picture, moving-picture show, film, flick, pic, picture, picture show Definition: a form of entertainment that enacts a story by sound and a sequence of images giving the illusion of continuous movement Usage: they went to a movie every Saturday night; the film was shot on location

Hypernyms: product, production Definition: an artifact that has been created by someone or some process Usage: they improve their product every year; they export most of their agricultural production

Hypernyms: show Definition: a social event involving a public performance or entertainment Usage: they wanted to see some of the shows on Broadway

Synonyms: flick Definition: a short stroke

Hypernyms: stroke Definition: a mark made on a surface by a pen, pencil, or paintbrush Usage: she applied the paint in careful strokes

Synonyms: flick Definition: a light sharp contact (usually with something flexible) Usage: he gave it a flick with his finger; he felt the flick of a whip

Hypernyms: impinging, striking, contact Definition: the physical coming together of two or more things Usage: contact with the pier scraped paint from the hull

Synonyms for (verb) flick

Synonyms: flick Definition: remove with a flick (of the hand)

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: flick Definition: touch or hit with a light, quick blow Usage: flicked him with his hand

Hypernyms: brush Definition: touch lightly and briefly Usage: He brushed the wall lightly

Synonyms: flick, click, snap Definition: cause to make a snapping sound Usage: snap your fingers

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

Synonyms: jerk, flick Definition: throw or toss with a quick motion Usage: flick a piece of paper across the table; jerk his head

Hypernyms: push, force Definition: move with force, "He pushed the table into a corner"

Synonyms: flick, riffle, ruffle Definition: twitch or flutter Usage: the paper flicked

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

Synonyms: flick, flip Definition: cause to move with a flick Usage: he flicked his Bic

Hypernyms: throw Definition: propel through the air Usage: throw a frisbee

Synonyms: thumb, leaf, flick, flip, riff, riffle Definition: look through a book or other written material Usage: He thumbed through the report; She leafed through the volume

Hypernyms: peruse Definition: examine or consider with attention and in detail Usage: Please peruse this report at your leisure

Synonyms: flick, flicker Definition: flash intermittently Usage: The lights flicked on and off

Hypernyms: flash, wink, winkle, blink, twinkle Definition: gleam or glow intermittently Usage: The lights were flashing

Synonyms: flick, flicker Definition: shine unsteadily Usage: The candle flickered

Hypernyms: shine, beam Definition: emit light; be bright, as of the sun or a light Usage: The sun shone bright that day; The fire beamed on their faces