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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) hand

Synonyms: helping hand, hand Definition: physical assistance Usage: give me a hand with the chores

Hypernyms: aid, assist, assistance, help Definition: the activity of contributing to the fulfillment of a need or furtherance of an effort or purpose Usage: he gave me an assist with the housework; could not walk without assistance; rescue party went to their aid; offered his help in unloading

Synonyms: hand Definition: terminal part of the forelimb in certain vertebrates (e.g. apes or kangaroos) Usage: the kangaroo's forearms seem undeveloped but the powerful five-fingered hands are skilled at feinting and clouting- Springfield (Mass.) Union

Hypernyms: forepaw Definition: front paw; analogous to the human hand

Synonyms: hand Definition: a rotating pointer on the face of a timepiece Usage: the big hand counts the minutes

Hypernyms: pointer Definition: an indicator as on a dial

Synonyms: hand, manus, paw, mitt Definition: the (prehensile) extremity of the superior limb Usage: he had the hands of a surgeon; he extended his mitt

Hypernyms: extremity Definition: that part of a limb that is farthest from the torso

Synonyms: hand Definition: ability Usage: he wanted to try his hand at singing

Hypernyms: power, ability Definition: possession of the qualities (especially mental qualities) required to do something or get something done Usage: danger heightened his powers of discrimination

Synonyms: hand Definition: one of two sides of an issue Usage: on the one hand..., but on the other hand...

Hypernyms: side Definition: an aspect of something (as contrasted with some other implied aspect) Usage: he was on the heavy side; he is on the purchasing side of the business; it brought out his better side

Synonyms: script, hand, handwriting Definition: something written by hand Usage: she recognized his handwriting; his hand was illegible

Hypernyms: writing Definition: letters or symbols that are written or imprinted on a surface to represent the sounds or words of a language Usage: he turned the paper over so the writing wouldn't show; the doctor's writing was illegible

Synonyms: hand Definition: a round of applause to signify approval Usage: give the little lady a great big hand

Hypernyms: applause, hand clapping, clapping Definition: a demonstration of approval by clapping the hands together

Synonyms: deal, hand Definition: the cards held in a card game by a given player at any given time Usage: I didn't hold a good hand all evening; he kept trying to see my hand

Hypernyms: aggregation, accumulation, assemblage, collection Definition: several things grouped together or considered as a whole

Synonyms: hand Definition: a position given by its location to the side of an object Usage: objections were voiced on every hand

Hypernyms: side Definition: a place within a region identified relative to a center or reference location Usage: they always sat on the right side of the church; he never left my side

Synonyms: bridge player, hand Definition: a card player in a game of bridge Usage: we need a 4th hand for bridge

Hypernyms: card player Definition: someone who plays (or knows how to play) card games

Synonyms: hand Definition: a member of the crew of a ship Usage: all hands on deck

Hypernyms: sailor, crewman Definition: any member of a ship's crew

Synonyms: hired hand, hired man, hand Definition: a hired laborer on a farm or ranch Usage: the hired hand fixed the railing; a ranch hand

Hypernyms: laborer, labourer, manual laborer, jack Definition: someone who works with their hands; someone engaged in manual labor

Synonyms: hand Definition: a unit of length equal to 4 inches; used in measuring horses Usage: the horse stood 20 hands

Hypernyms: handbreadth, handsbreadth Definition: any unit of length based on the breadth of the human hand

Synonyms for (verb) hand

Synonyms: hand Definition: guide or conduct or usher somewhere Usage: hand the elderly lady into the taxi

Hypernyms: direct, conduct, guide, lead, take Definition: take somebody somewhere Usage: We lead him to our chief; can you take me to the main entrance?; He conducted us to the palace

Synonyms: hand, give, reach, pass, pass on, turn over Definition: place into the hands or custody of Usage: hand me the spoon, please; Turn the files over to me, please; He turned over the prisoner to his lawyers

Hypernyms: transfer Definition: cause to change ownership Usage: I transferred my stock holdings to my children