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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) jerk

Synonyms: tug, jerk Definition: a sudden abrupt pull

Hypernyms: pull, pulling Definition: the act of pulling; applying force to move something toward or with you Usage: the pull up the hill had him breathing harder; his strenuous pulling strained his back

Synonyms: jerk, jerking, jolt, saccade Definition: an abrupt spasmodic movement

Hypernyms: motility, motion, move, movement Definition: a change of position that does not entail a change of location Usage: the reflex motion of his eyebrows revealed his surprise; movement is a sign of life; an impatient move of his hand; gastrointestinal motility

Synonyms: jerk Definition: raising a weight from shoulder height to above the head by straightening the arms

Hypernyms: weightlift, weightlifting Definition: bodybuilding by exercise that involves lifting weights

Synonyms: jerk, jerked meat, jerky Definition: meat (especially beef) cut in strips and dried in the sun

Hypernyms: meat Definition: the flesh of animals (including fishes and birds and snails) used as food

Synonyms: jerk, dork Definition: a dull stupid fatuous person

Hypernyms: misfit Definition: someone unable to adapt to their circumstances

Synonyms: jerk Definition: (mechanics) the rate of change of acceleration

Hypernyms: rate Definition: a magnitude or frequency relative to a time unit Usage: they traveled at a rate of 55 miles per hour; the rate of change was faster than expected

Synonyms for (verb) jerk

Synonyms: twitch, jerk Definition: make an uncontrolled, short, jerky motion Usage: his face is twitching

Hypernyms: move involuntarily, move reflexively Definition: move in an uncontrolled manner

Synonyms: jerk, flick Definition: throw or toss with a quick motion Usage: flick a piece of paper across the table; jerk his head

Hypernyms: push, force Definition: move with force, "He pushed the table into a corner"

Synonyms: jerk, yank Definition: pull, or move with a sudden movement Usage: He turned the handle and jerked the door open

Hypernyms: pull, force, draw Definition: cause to move by pulling Usage: draw a wagon; pull a sled

Synonyms: jerk, buck, hitch Definition: jump vertically, with legs stiff and back arched Usage: the yung filly bucked

Hypernyms: move Definition: move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion Usage: He moved his hand slightly to the right

Synonyms: twitch, jerk Definition: move with abrupt, seemingly uncontrolled motions Usage: The patient's legs were jerkings

Hypernyms: move Definition: move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion Usage: He moved his hand slightly to the right