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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 (verb) get up

Synonyms: get up Definition: cause to rise Usage: The sergeant got us up at 2 A.M.

Hypernyms: lift, raise, get up, bring up, elevate Definition: raise from a lower to a higher position Usage: Raise your hands; Lift a load

Synonyms: trick out, trick up, tog out, tog up, prink, rig out, dress up, deck out, deck up, attire, overdress, get up, gussy up, fig out, fig up, fancy up Definition: put on special clothes to appear particularly appealing and attractive Usage: She never dresses up, even when she goes to the opera; The young girls were all fancied up for the party

Hypernyms: get dressed, dress Definition: put on clothes Usage: we had to dress quickly; dress the patient; Can the child dress by herself?

Synonyms: work up, get up Definition: develop Usage: we worked up an as of an appetite

Hypernyms: grow, get, acquire, produce, develop Definition: come to have or undergo a change of (physical features and attributes) Usage: He grew a beard; The patient developed abdominal pains; I got funny spots all over my body; Well-developed breasts

Synonyms: bone, bone up, grind away, get up, drum, cram, swot, swot up, mug up Definition: study intensively, as before an exam Usage: I had to bone up on my Latin verbs before the final exam

Hypernyms: hit the books, study Definition: learn by reading books Usage: He is studying geology in his room; I have an exam next week; I must hit the books now

Synonyms: get up, devise, machinate, prepare, organise, organize Definition: arrange by systematic planning and united effort Usage: machinate a plot; organize a strike; devise a plan to take over the director's office

Hypernyms: initiate, pioneer Definition: take the lead or initiative in; participate in the development of Usage: This South African surgeon pioneered heart transplants

Synonyms: lift, raise, get up, bring up, elevate Definition: raise from a lower to a higher position Usage: Raise your hands; Lift a load

Hypernyms: displace, move Definition: cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense Usage: Move those boxes into the corner, please; I'm moving my money to another bank; The director moved more responsibilities onto his new assistant

Synonyms: rise, arise, stand up, get up, uprise Definition: rise to one's feet Usage: The audience got up and applauded

Hypernyms: change posture Definition: undergo a change in bodily posture