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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 (verb) knock down

Synonyms: blast, knock down Definition: shatter as if by explosion

Hypernyms: smash, dash Definition: break into pieces, as by striking or knocking over Usage: Smash a plate

Synonyms: knock down, down, cut down, pull down, push down Definition: cause to come or go down Usage: The policeman downed the heavily armed suspect; The mugger knocked down the old lady after she refused to hand over her wallet

Hypernyms: strike Definition: deliver a sharp blow, as with the hand, fist, or weapon Usage: The teacher struck the child; the opponent refused to strike; The boxer struck the attacker dead

Synonyms: floor, knock down, deck, dump, coldcock Definition: knock down with force Usage: He decked his opponent

Hypernyms: beat Definition: hit repeatedly Usage: beat on the door; beat the table with his shoe