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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) grain

Synonyms: texture, grain Definition: the physical composition of something (especially with respect to the size and shape of the small constituents of a substance) Usage: breadfruit has the same texture as bread; sand of a fine grain; fish with a delicate flavor and texture; a stone of coarse grain

Hypernyms: constitution, composition, physical composition, make-up, makeup Definition: the way in which someone or something is composed

Synonyms: grain Definition: the direction, texture, or pattern of fibers found in wood or leather or stone or in a woven fabric Usage: saw the board across the grain

Hypernyms: texture Definition: the characteristic appearance of a surface having a tactile quality

Synonyms: grain Definition: the smallest possible unit of anything Usage: there was a grain of truth in what he said; he does not have a grain of sense

Hypernyms: littleness, smallness Definition: the property of having a relatively small size

Synonyms: grain, food grain, cereal Definition: foodstuff prepared from the starchy grains of cereal grasses

Hypernyms: food product, foodstuff Definition: a substance that can be used or prepared for use as food

Synonyms: grain Definition: a relatively small granular particle of a substance Usage: a grain of sand; a grain of sugar

Hypernyms: atom, speck, particle, molecule, mote, corpuscle Definition: (nontechnical usage) a tiny piece of anything

Synonyms: grain Definition: a cereal grass Usage: wheat is a grain that is grown in Kansas

Hypernyms: cereal, cereal grass Definition: grass whose starchy grains are used as food: wheat; rice; rye; oats; maize; buckwheat; millet

Synonyms: caryopsis, grain Definition: dry seed-like fruit produced by the cereal grasses: e.g. wheat, barley, Indian corn

Hypernyms: seed Definition: a small hard fruit

Synonyms: grain Definition: 1/7000 pound; equals a troy grain or 64.799 milligrams

Hypernyms: avoirdupois unit Definition: any of the units of the avoirdupois system of weights

Synonyms: grain Definition: 1/60 dram; equals an avoirdupois grain or 64.799 milligrams

Hypernyms: troy unit Definition: any of the unit of the troy system of weights

Hypernyms: apothecaries' unit, apothecaries' weight Definition: any weight unit used in pharmacy; an ounce is equal to 480 grains and a pound is equal to 12 ounces

Synonyms: metric grain, grain Definition: a weight unit used for pearls or diamonds: 50 mg or 1/4 carat

Hypernyms: metric weight unit, weight unit Definition: a decimal unit of weight based on the gram

Synonyms: grain Definition: the side of leather from which the hair has been removed

Hypernyms: leather Definition: an animal skin made smooth and flexible by removing the hair and then tanning

Synonyms for (verb) grain

Synonyms: grain, granulate Definition: become granular

Hypernyms: deform, change form, change shape Definition: assume a different shape or form

Synonyms: grain, granulate Definition: form into grains

Hypernyms: form Definition: assume a form or shape Usage: the water formed little beads

Synonyms: grain Definition: paint (a surface) to make it look like stone or wood

Hypernyms: paint Definition: apply paint to; coat with paint Usage: We painted the rooms yellow

Synonyms: ingrain, grain Definition: thoroughly work in Usage: His hands were grained with dirt

Hypernyms: penetrate, perforate Definition: pass into or through, often by overcoming resistance Usage: The bullet penetrated her chest