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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) formal

Synonyms: dinner dress, dinner gown, evening gown, formal Definition: a gown for evening wear

Hypernyms: formalwear, evening clothes, evening dress, eveningwear Definition: attire to wear on formal occasions in the evening

Hypernyms: gown Definition: a woman's dress, usually with a close-fitting bodice and a long flared skirt, often worn on formal occasions

Synonyms: formal, ball Definition: a lavish dance requiring formal attire

Hypernyms: dance Definition: a party for social dancing

Synonyms for (adjective) formal

Synonyms: courtly, stately, formal Definition: refined or imposing in manner or appearance; befitting a royal court Usage: a courtly gentleman

Hypernyms: dignified Definition: having or expressing dignity; especially formality or stateliness in bearing or appearance Usage: her dignified demeanor; the director of the school was a dignified white-haired gentleman

Synonyms: formal Definition: being in accord with established forms and conventions and requirements (as e.g. of formal dress) Usage: pay one's formal respects; formal dress; a formal ball; the requirement was only formal and often ignored; a formal education

Hypernyms: ceremonial Definition: marked by pomp or ceremony or formality Usage: a ceremonial occasion; ceremonial garb

Hypernyms: ceremonious, conventional Definition: rigidly formal or bound by convention Usage: their ceremonious greetings did not seem heartfelt

Hypernyms: dress, full-dress Definition: (of an occasion) requiring formal clothes Usage: a dress dinner; a full-dress ceremony

Hypernyms: form-only Definition: being a matter of form only; lacking substance Usage: a form-only requirement that is usually ignored

Hypernyms: full-dress, dress Definition: suitable for formal occasions Usage: formal wear; a full-dress uniform; dress shoes

Hypernyms: titular, nominal Definition: existing in name only Usage: the nominal (or titular) head of his party

Hypernyms: prescribed, positive Definition: formally laid down or imposed Usage: positive laws

Hypernyms: pro forma, perfunctory Definition: as a formality only Usage: a one-candidate pro forma election

Hypernyms: semi-formal, semiformal, black-tie Definition: moderately formal; requiring a dinner jacket Usage: he wore semiformal attire; a black-tie dinner

Hypernyms: buckram, starchy, stiff Definition: rigidly formal Usage: a starchy manner; the letter was stiff and formal; his prose has a buckram quality

Hypernyms: white-tie Definition: requiring white ties and tailcoats for men Usage: a white-tie occasion

Synonyms: formal Definition: (of spoken and written language) adhering to traditional standards of correctness and without casual, contracted, and colloquial forms Usage: the paper was written in formal English

Hypernyms: literary Definition: appropriate to literature rather than everyday speech or writing Usage: when trying to impress someone she spoke in an affected literary style

Synonyms: formal Definition: logically deductive Usage: formal proof

Hypernyms: logical Definition: capable of or reflecting the capability for correct and valid reasoning Usage: a logical mind

Synonyms: formal Definition: characteristic of or befitting a person in authority Usage: formal duties; an official banquet

Hypernyms: official Definition: having official authority or sanction Usage: official permission; an official representative

Synonyms: schematic, formal, conventional Definition: represented in simplified or symbolic form

Hypernyms: nonrepresentational Definition: of or relating to a style of art in which objects do not resemble those known in physical nature