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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) focus

Synonyms: focus Definition: maximum clarity or distinctness of an image rendered by an optical system Usage: in focus; out of focus

Hypernyms: sharpness, distinctness Definition: the quality of being sharp and clear

Synonyms: focus Definition: maximum clarity or distinctness of an idea Usage: the controversy brought clearly into focus an important difference of opinion

Hypernyms: pellucidity, clarity, clearness, limpidity, lucidity, lucidness Definition: free from obscurity and easy to understand; the comprehensibility of clear expression

Synonyms: focal point, focus, focusing, focussing, direction, centering Definition: the concentration of attention or energy on something Usage: the focus of activity shifted to molecular biology; he had no direction in his life

Hypernyms: absorption, concentration, engrossment, immersion Definition: complete attention; intense mental effort

Synonyms: focus Definition: a fixed reference point on the concave side of a conic section

Hypernyms: point Definition: the precise location of something; a spatially limited location Usage: she walked to a point where she could survey the whole street

Synonyms: focal point, focus Definition: a point of convergence of light (or other radiation) or a point from which it diverges

Hypernyms: point Definition: the precise location of something; a spatially limited location Usage: she walked to a point where she could survey the whole street

Synonyms: nidus, focal point, focus Definition: a central point or locus of an infection in an organism Usage: the focus of infection

Hypernyms: point Definition: the precise location of something; a spatially limited location Usage: she walked to a point where she could survey the whole street

Synonyms: stress, focus Definition: special emphasis attached to something Usage: the stress was more on accuracy than on speed

Hypernyms: emphasis, accent Definition: special importance or significance Usage: the red light gave the central figure increased emphasis; the room was decorated in shades of grey with distinctive red accents

Synonyms for (verb) focus

Synonyms: sharpen, focalise, focalize, focus Definition: put (an image) into focus Usage: Please focus the image; we cannot enjoy the movie

Hypernyms: adjust, correct, set Definition: alter or regulate so as to achieve accuracy or conform to a standard Usage: Adjust the clock, please; correct the alignment of the front wheels

Synonyms: focalise, focalize, focus Definition: become focussed or come into focus Usage: The light focused

Hypernyms: conform, adapt, adjust Definition: adapt or conform oneself to new or different conditions Usage: We must adjust to the bad economic situation

Synonyms: focus, concentrate, center, centre, rivet, pore Definition: direct one's attention on something Usage: Please focus on your studies and not on your hobbies

Hypernyms: think, cogitate, cerebrate Definition: use or exercise the mind or one's power of reason in order to make inferences, decisions, or arrive at a solution or judgments Usage: I've been thinking all day and getting nowhere

Synonyms: focalise, focalize, focus, concenter, concentre Definition: bring into focus or alignment; to converge or cause to converge; of ideas or emotions

Hypernyms: line up, align, aline, adjust Definition: place in a line or arrange so as to be parallel or straight Usage: align the car with the curb; align the sheets of paper on the table

Synonyms: focus Definition: cause to converge on or toward a central point Usage: Focus the light on this image

Hypernyms: sharpen Definition: make (images or sounds) sharp or sharper