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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) gauge

Synonyms: gage, gauge Definition: a measuring instrument for measuring and indicating a quantity such as the thickness of wire or the amount of rain etc.

Hypernyms: measuring device, measuring instrument, measuring system Definition: instrument that shows the extent or amount or quantity or degree of something

Synonyms: caliber, calibre, bore, gauge Definition: diameter of a tube or gun barrel

Hypernyms: diam, diameter Definition: the length of a straight line passing through the center of a circle and connecting two points on the circumference

Synonyms: gauge Definition: the thickness of wire

Hypernyms: thickness Definition: the dimension through an object as opposed to its length or width

Synonyms: gauge Definition: the distance between the rails of a railway or between the wheels of a train

Hypernyms: length, distance Definition: size of the gap between two places Usage: the distance from New York to Chicago; he determined the length of the shortest line segment joining the two points

Synonyms: gauge, standard of measurement Definition: accepted or approved instance or example of a quantity or quality against which others are judged or measured or compared

Hypernyms: standard, touchstone, measure, criterion Definition: a basis for comparison; a reference point against which other things can be evaluated Usage: the schools comply with federal standards; they set the measure for all subsequent work

Synonyms for (verb) gauge

Synonyms: gauge Definition: mix in specific proportions Usage: gauge plaster

Hypernyms: conflate, mix, meld, merge, immix, fuse, flux, coalesce, combine, commingle, blend Definition: mix together different elements Usage: The colors blend well

Synonyms: gauge Definition: adapt to a specified measurement Usage: gauge the instruments

Hypernyms: standardise, standardize Definition: cause to conform to standard or norm Usage: The weights and measures were standardized

Synonyms: gauge Definition: measure precisely and against a standard Usage: the wire is gauged

Hypernyms: measure, quantify Definition: express as a number or measure or quantity Usage: Can you quantify your results?

Synonyms: judge, approximate, estimate, gauge, guess Definition: judge tentatively or form an estimate of (quantities or time) Usage: I estimate this chicken to weigh three pounds

Hypernyms: compute, cipher, calculate, cypher, reckon, work out, figure Definition: make a mathematical calculation or computation

Synonyms: gauge Definition: determine the capacity, volume, or contents of by measurement and calculation Usage: gauge the wine barrels

Hypernyms: ascertain, find, find out, determine Definition: establish after a calculation, investigation, experiment, survey, or study Usage: find the product of two numbers; The physicist who found the elusive particle won the Nobel Prize

Synonyms: gauge Definition: rub to a uniform size Usage: gauge bricks

Hypernyms: rub Definition: move over something with pressure Usage: rub my hands; rub oil into her skin