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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) gouge

Synonyms: gouge Definition: the act of gouging

Hypernyms: creating by removal Definition: the act of creating by removing something

Synonyms: gouge Definition: and edge tool with a blade like a trough for cutting channels or grooves

Hypernyms: edge tool Definition: any cutting tool with a sharp cutting edge (as a chisel or knife or plane or gouge)

Synonyms: dent, ding, gouge, nick Definition: an impression in a surface (as made by a blow)

Hypernyms: mar, defect, blemish Definition: a mark or flaw that spoils the appearance of something (especially on a person's body) Usage: a facial blemish

Synonyms for (verb) gouge

Synonyms: force out, gouge Definition: force with the thumb Usage: gouge out his eyes

Hypernyms: mutilate, mar Definition: destroy or injure severely Usage: mutilated bodies

Synonyms: gouge, rout Definition: make a groove in

Hypernyms: core out, hollow, hollow out Definition: remove the interior of Usage: hollow out a tree trunk

Synonyms: rack, extort, wring, gouge, squeeze Definition: obtain by coercion or intimidation Usage: They extorted money from the executive by threatening to reveal his past to the company boss; They squeezed money from the owner of the business by threatening him

Hypernyms: gazump, fleece, soak, overcharge, hook, rob, pluck, plume, surcharge Definition: rip off; ask an unreasonable price