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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) head

Synonyms: head, oral sex Definition: oral stimulation of the genitals Usage: they say he gives good head

Hypernyms: perversion, sexual perversion Definition: an aberrant sexual practice;

Synonyms: head Definition: a single domestic animal Usage: 200 head of cattle

Hypernyms: domestic animal, domesticated animal Definition: any of various animals that have been tamed and made fit for a human environment

Synonyms: drumhead, head Definition: a membrane that is stretched taut over a drum

Hypernyms: membrane Definition: a thin pliable sheet of material

Synonyms: head Definition: a projection out from one end Usage: the head of the nail, a pinhead is the head of a pin

Hypernyms: projection Definition: any structure that branches out from a central support

Synonyms: head Definition: (nautical) a toilet on board a boat or ship

Hypernyms: toilet, bathroom, privy, can, john, lav, lavatory Definition: a room or building equipped with one or more toilets

Synonyms: head Definition: the striking part of a tool Usage: the head of the hammer

Hypernyms: striker Definition: the part of a mechanical device that strikes something

Synonyms: head Definition: (usually plural) the obverse side of a coin that usually bears the representation of a person's head Usage: call heads or tails!

Hypernyms: obverse Definition: the side of a coin or medal bearing the principal stamp or design

Synonyms: read/write head, head Definition: (computer science) a tiny electromagnetic coil and metal pole used to write and read magnetic patterns on a disk

Hypernyms: coil Definition: reactor consisting of a spiral of insulated wire that introduces inductance into a circuit

Synonyms: head Definition: that part of a skeletal muscle that is away from the bone that it moves

Hypernyms: anatomical structure, bodily structure, body structure, complex body part, structure Definition: a particular complex anatomical part of a living thing Usage: he has good bone structure

Synonyms: head, caput Definition: the upper part of the human body or the front part of the body in animals; contains the face and brains Usage: he stuck his head out the window

Hypernyms: external body part Definition: any body part visible externally

Synonyms: head Definition: the rounded end of a bone that fits into a rounded cavity in another bone to form a joint Usage: the head of the humerus

Hypernyms: anatomical structure, bodily structure, body structure, complex body part, structure Definition: a particular complex anatomical part of a living thing Usage: he has good bone structure

Synonyms: psyche, head, brain, nous, mind Definition: that which is responsible for one's thoughts and feelings; the seat of the faculty of reason Usage: his mind wandered; I couldn't get his words out of my head

Hypernyms: noesis, knowledge, cognition Definition: the psychological result of perception and learning and reasoning

Synonyms: head, head word Definition: (grammar) the word in a grammatical constituent that plays the same grammatical role as the whole constituent

Hypernyms: word Definition: a unit of language that native speakers can identify Usage: words are the blocks from which sentences are made; he hardly said ten words all morning

Synonyms: head, header, heading Definition: a line of text serving to indicate what the passage below it is about Usage: the heading seemed to have little to do with the text

Hypernyms: line Definition: text consisting of a row of words written across a page or computer screen Usage: the letter consisted of three short lines; there are six lines in every stanza

Synonyms: question, head Definition: the subject matter at issue Usage: the question of disease merits serious discussion; under the head of minor Roman poets

Hypernyms: subject, topic, theme Definition: the subject matter of a conversation or discussion Usage: he didn't want to discuss that subject; it was a very sensitive topic; his letters were always on the theme of love

Synonyms: point, head Definition: a V-shaped mark at one end of an arrow pointer Usage: the point of the arrow was due north

Hypernyms: mark Definition: a written or printed symbol (as for punctuation) Usage: his answer was just a punctuation mark

Synonyms: head, headway Definition: forward movement Usage: the ship made little headway against the gale

Hypernyms: advance, progress, progression Definition: a movement forward Usage: he listened for the progress of the troops

Synonyms: pass, straits, head Definition: a difficult juncture Usage: a pretty pass; matters came to a head yesterday

Hypernyms: occasion, juncture Definition: an event that occurs at a critical time Usage: at such junctures he always had an impulse to leave; it was needed only on special occasions

Synonyms: head Definition: the front of a military formation or procession Usage: the head of the column advanced boldly; they were at the head of the attack

Hypernyms: formation Definition: an arrangement of people or things acting as a unit Usage: a defensive formation; a formation of planes

Synonyms: fountainhead, head, headspring Definition: the source of water from which a stream arises Usage: they tracked him back toward the head of the stream

Hypernyms: root, rootage, source, beginning, origin Definition: the place where something begins, where it springs into being Usage: the Italian beginning of the Renaissance; Jupiter was the origin of the radiation; Pittsburgh is the source of the Ohio River; communism's Russian root

Synonyms: forefront, head Definition: the part in the front or nearest the viewer Usage: he was in the forefront; he was at the head of the column

Hypernyms: front, front end, forepart Definition: the side that is forward or prominent

Synonyms: head Definition: the top of something Usage: the head of the stairs; the head of the page; the head of the list

Hypernyms: top Definition: the upper part of anything Usage: the mower cuts off the tops of the grass; the title should be written at the top of the first page

Synonyms: head Definition: the foam or froth that accumulates at the top when you pour an effervescent liquid into a container Usage: the beer had a large head of foam

Hypernyms: foam, froth Definition: a mass of small bubbles formed in or on a liquid Usage: the beer had a thick head of foam

Synonyms: head Definition: a rounded compact mass Usage: the head of a comet

Hypernyms: physical object, object Definition: a tangible and visible entity; an entity that can cast a shadow Usage: it was full of rackets, balls and other objects

Synonyms: promontory, foreland, head, headland Definition: a natural elevation (especially a rocky one that juts out into the sea)

Hypernyms: natural elevation, elevation Definition: a raised or elevated geological formation

Synonyms: head Definition: a user of (usually soft) drugs Usage: the office was full of secret heads

Hypernyms: drug user, substance abuser, user Definition: a person who takes drugs

Synonyms: head, chief, top dog Definition: a person who is in charge Usage: the head of the whole operation

Hypernyms: leader Definition: a person who rules or guides or inspires others

Synonyms: head Definition: an individual person Usage: tickets are $5 per head

Hypernyms: individual Definition: a single organism

Synonyms: principal, head, head teacher, school principal Definition: the educator who has executive authority for a school Usage: she sent unruly pupils to see the principal

Hypernyms: educator, pedagog, pedagogue Definition: someone who educates young people

Synonyms: head Definition: the pressure exerted by a fluid Usage: a head of steam

Hypernyms: force per unit area, pressure, pressure level Definition: the force applied to a unit area of surface; measured in pascals (SI unit) or in dynes (cgs unit) Usage: the compressed gas exerts an increased pressure

Synonyms: head, capitulum Definition: a dense cluster of flowers or foliage Usage: a head of cauliflower; a head of lettuce

Hypernyms: plant organ Definition: a functional and structural unit of a plant or fungus

Synonyms: head Definition: the length or height based on the size of a human or animal head Usage: he is two heads taller than his little sister; his horse won by a head

Hypernyms: linear measure, linear unit Definition: a unit of measurement of length

Synonyms: head Definition: the tip of an abscess (where the pus accumulates)

Hypernyms: point, tip, peak Definition: a V shape Usage: the cannibal's teeth were filed to sharp points

Synonyms for (verb) head

Synonyms: head Definition: remove the head of Usage: head the fish

Hypernyms: remove, withdraw, take, take away Definition: remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract Usage: remove a threat; remove a wrapper; Remove the dirty dishes from the table; take the gun from your pocket; This machine withdraws heat from the environment

Synonyms: direct, steer, maneuver, manoeuver, manoeuvre, point, channelise, channelize, guide, head Definition: direct the course; determine the direction of travelling

Hypernyms: command, control Definition: exercise authoritative control or power over Usage: control the budget; Command the military forces

Synonyms: head Definition: to go or travel towards Usage: where is she heading; We were headed for the mountains

Hypernyms: continue, proceed, go forward Definition: move ahead; travel onward in time or space Usage: We proceeded towards Washington; She continued in the direction of the hills; We are moving ahead in time now

Synonyms: lead, head Definition: travel in front of; go in advance of others Usage: The procession was headed by John

Hypernyms: precede, lead Definition: move ahead (of others) in time or space

Synonyms: head, lead Definition: be in charge of Usage: Who is heading this project?

Hypernyms: direct Definition: be in charge of

Synonyms: head Definition: form a head or come or grow to a head Usage: The wheat headed early this year

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

Synonyms: head Definition: be in the front of or on top of Usage: The list was headed by the name of the president

Hypernyms: lie Definition: be located or situated somewhere; occupy a certain position

Synonyms: head, head up Definition: be the first or leading member of (a group) and excel Usage: This student heads the class

Hypernyms: be Definition: have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun) Usage: John is rich; This is not a good answer

Synonyms: head Definition: take its rise Usage: These rivers head from a mountain range in the Himalayas

Hypernyms: grow, arise, originate, spring up, develop, uprise, rise Definition: come into existence; take on form or shape Usage: A new religious movement originated in that country; a love that sprang up from friendship; the idea for the book grew out of a short story; An interesting phenomenon uprose