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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) game

Synonyms: game Definition: an amusement or pastime Usage: they played word games; he thought of his painting as a game that filled his empty time; his life was all fun and games

Hypernyms: diversion, recreation Definition: an activity that diverts or amuses or stimulates Usage: scuba diving is provided as a diversion for tourists; for recreation he wrote poetry and solved crossword puzzles; drug abuse is often regarded as a form of recreation

Synonyms: game Definition: a contest with rules to determine a winner Usage: you need four people to play this game

Hypernyms: activity Definition: any specific behavior Usage: they avoided all recreational activity

Synonyms: game Definition: a single play of a sport or other contest Usage: the game lasted two hours

Hypernyms: competition, contest Definition: an occasion on which a winner is selected from among two or more contestants

Synonyms: game Definition: frivolous or trifling behavior Usage: for actors, memorizing lines is no game; for him, life is all fun and games

Hypernyms: caper, frolic, gambol, romp, play Definition: gay or light-hearted recreational activity for diversion or amusement Usage: it was all done in play; their frolic in the surf threatened to become ugly

Synonyms: game, biz Definition: your occupation or line of work Usage: he's in the plumbing game; she's in show biz

Hypernyms: business, job, line, line of work, occupation Definition: the principal activity in your life that you do to earn money Usage: he's not in my line of business

Synonyms: game Definition: animal hunted for food or sport

Hypernyms: animal, animate being, beast, fauna, brute, creature Definition: a living organism characterized by voluntary movement

Synonyms: game Definition: the game equipment needed in order to play a particular game Usage: the child received several games for his birthday

Hypernyms: game equipment Definition: equipment or apparatus used in playing a game

Synonyms: plot, game, secret plan Definition: a secret scheme to do something (especially something underhand or illegal) Usage: they concocted a plot to discredit the governor; I saw through his little game from the start

Hypernyms: strategy, scheme Definition: an elaborate and systematic plan of action

Synonyms: game Definition: the flesh of wild animals that is used for food

Hypernyms: meat Definition: the flesh of animals (including fishes and birds and snails) used as food

Synonyms: game Definition: (games) the score at a particular point or the score needed to win Usage: the game is 6 all; he is serving for the game

Hypernyms: score Definition: a number that expresses the accomplishment of a team or an individual in a game or contest Usage: the score was 7 to 0

Synonyms: game Definition: (tennis) a division of play during which one player serves

Hypernyms: part, section, division Definition: one of the portions into which something is regarded as divided and which together constitute a whole Usage: the written part of the exam; the finance section of the company; the BBC's engineering division

Synonyms for (verb) game

Synonyms: punt, stake, gage, game, back, bet on Definition: place a bet on Usage: Which horse are you backing?; I'm betting on the new horse

Hypernyms: play, bet, wager Definition: stake on the outcome of an issue Usage: I bet $100 on that new horse; She played all her money on the dark horse

Synonyms for (adjective) game

Synonyms: game, gamey, gamy, mettlesome, gritty, spirited, spunky Definition: willing to face danger

Hypernyms: courageous, brave Definition: possessing or displaying courage; able to face and deal with danger or fear without flinching Usage: Familiarity with danger makes a brave man braver but less daring- Herman Melville; a frank courageous heart...triumphed over pain- William Wordsworth; set a courageous example by leading them safely into and out of enemy-held territory

Synonyms: gimpy, halt, halting, game, lame, crippled Definition: disabled in the feet or legs Usage: a crippled soldier; a game leg

Hypernyms: unfit Definition: not in good physical or mental condition; out of condition Usage: fat and very unfit; certified as unfit for army service; drunk and unfit for service