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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) lance

Synonyms: lance, lancet Definition: a surgical knife with a pointed double-edged blade; used for punctures and small incisions

Hypernyms: surgical knife Definition: a very sharp knife used in surgery

Synonyms: spear, shaft, lance Definition: a long pointed rod used as a tool or weapon

Hypernyms: arm, weapon, weapon system Definition: any instrument or instrumentality used in fighting or hunting Usage: he was licensed to carry a weapon

Synonyms: lance, spear, gig, fishgig, fizgig Definition: an implement with a shaft and barbed point used for catching fish

Hypernyms: implement Definition: instrumentation (a piece of equipment or tool) used to effect an end

Synonyms for (verb) lance

Synonyms: lance Definition: open by piercing with a lancet Usage: lance a boil

Hypernyms: open, open up Definition: cause to open or to become open Usage: Mary opened the car door

Synonyms: lance Definition: pierce with a lance, as in a knights' fight

Hypernyms: thrust, pierce Definition: penetrate or cut through with a sharp instrument

Synonyms: lance Definition: move quickly, as if by cutting one's way Usage: Planes lanced towards the shore

Hypernyms: go, locomote, travel, move Definition: change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically Usage: How fast does your new car go?; We travelled from Rome to Naples by bus; The policemen went from door to door looking for the suspect; The soldiers moved towards the city in an attempt to take it before night fell; news travelled fast