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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) float

Synonyms: float, swim bladder, air bladder Definition: an air-filled sac near the spinal column in many fishes that helps maintain buoyancy

Hypernyms: sac Definition: a structure resembling a bag in an animal

Synonyms: float Definition: something that floats on the surface of water

Hypernyms: artefact, artifact Definition: a man-made object taken as a whole

Synonyms: float, plasterer's float Definition: a hand tool with a flat face used for smoothing and finishing the surface of plaster or cement or stucco

Hypernyms: hand tool Definition: a tool used with workers' hands

Synonyms: float Definition: an elaborate display mounted on a platform carried by a truck (or pulled by a truck) in a procession or parade

Hypernyms: display, presentation Definition: a visual representation of something

Synonyms: ice-cream float, ice-cream soda, float Definition: a drink with ice cream floating in it

Hypernyms: drink Definition: a single serving of a beverage Usage: I asked for a hot drink; likes a drink before dinner

Synonyms: float Definition: the number of shares outstanding and available for trading by the public

Hypernyms: stock Definition: the capital raised by a corporation through the issue of shares entitling holders to an ownership interest (equity) Usage: he owns a controlling share of the company's stock

Synonyms: float Definition: the time interval between the deposit of a check in a bank and its payment

Hypernyms: time interval, interval Definition: a definite length of time marked off by two instants

Synonyms for (verb) float

Synonyms: float Definition: convert from a fixed point notation to a floating point notation Usage: float data

Hypernyms: convert, change over Definition: change from one system to another or to a new plan or policy Usage: We converted from 220 to 110 Volt

Synonyms: float Definition: allow (currencies) to fluctuate Usage: The government floated the ruble for a few months

Hypernyms: value Definition: fix or determine the value of; assign a value to Usage: value the jewelry and art work in the estate

Synonyms: float Definition: make the surface of level or smooth Usage: float the plaster

Hypernyms: smooth, smoothen Definition: make smooth or smoother, as if by rubbing Usage: smooth the surface of the wood

Synonyms: float Definition: put into the water Usage: float a ship

Hypernyms: launch Definition: propel with force Usage: launch the space shuttle; Launch a ship

Synonyms: float Definition: move lightly, as if suspended Usage: The dancer floated across the stage

Hypernyms: go, locomote, travel, move Definition: change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically Usage: How fast does your new car go?; We travelled from Rome to Naples by bus; The policemen went from door to door looking for the suspect; The soldiers moved towards the city in an attempt to take it before night fell; news travelled fast

Synonyms: float Definition: set afloat Usage: He floated the logs down the river; The boy floated his toy boat on the pond

Hypernyms: transport Definition: move something or somebody around; usually over long distances

Synonyms: drift, float, blow, be adrift Definition: be in motion due to some air or water current Usage: The leaves were blowing in the wind; the boat drifted on the lake; The sailboat was adrift on the open sea; the shipwrecked boat drifted away from the shore

Hypernyms: go, locomote, travel, move Definition: change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically Usage: How fast does your new car go?; We travelled from Rome to Naples by bus; The policemen went from door to door looking for the suspect; The soldiers moved towards the city in an attempt to take it before night fell; news travelled fast

Synonyms: float, swim Definition: be afloat either on or below a liquid surface and not sink to the bottom

Hypernyms: go, locomote, travel, move Definition: change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically Usage: How fast does your new car go?; We travelled from Rome to Naples by bus; The policemen went from door to door looking for the suspect; The soldiers moved towards the city in an attempt to take it before night fell; news travelled fast

Synonyms: float Definition: circulate or discuss tentatively; test the waters with Usage: The Republicans are floating the idea of a tax reform

Hypernyms: try, try out, test, prove, essay, examine Definition: put to the test, as for its quality, or give experimental use to Usage: This approach has been tried with good results; Test this recipe