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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) leave

Synonyms: farewell, parting, leave, leave-taking Definition: the act of departing politely Usage: he disliked long farewells; he took his leave; parting is such sweet sorrow

Hypernyms: departure, going, going away, leaving Definition: the act of departing

Synonyms: leave Definition: permission to do something Usage: she was granted leave to speak

Hypernyms: permission Definition: approval to do something Usage: he asked permission to leave

Synonyms: leave, leave of absence Definition: the period of time during which you are absent from work or duty Usage: a ten day's leave to visit his mother

Hypernyms: time off Definition: a time period when you are not required to work Usage: he requested time off to attend his grandmother's funeral

Synonyms for (verb) leave

Synonyms: leave, leave alone, leave behind Definition: leave unchanged or undisturbed or refrain from taking Usage: leave it as is; leave the young fawn alone; leave the flowers that you see in the park behind

Hypernyms: forbear, refrain Definition: resist doing something Usage: He refrained from hitting him back; she could not forbear weeping

Synonyms: forget, leave Definition: leave behind unintentionally Usage: I forgot my umbrella in the restaurant; I left my keys inside the car and locked the doors

Hypernyms: lose Definition: miss from one's possessions; lose sight of Usage: I've lost my glasses again!

Synonyms: get out, go out, exit, leave Definition: move out of or depart from Usage: leave the room; the fugitive has left the country

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

Synonyms: bequeath, will, leave Definition: leave or give by will after one's death Usage: My aunt bequeathed me all her jewelry; My grandfather left me his entire estate

Hypernyms: gift, give, present Definition: give as a present; make a gift of Usage: What will you give her for her birthday?

Synonyms: give, impart, pass on, leave Definition: transmit (knowledge or skills) Usage: give a secret to the Russians; leave your name and address here; impart a new skill to the students

Hypernyms: tell Definition: let something be known Usage: Tell them that you will be late

Synonyms: entrust, leave Definition: put into the care or protection of someone Usage: He left the decision to his deputy; leave your child the nurse's care

Hypernyms: 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

Synonyms: depart, pull up stakes, leave Definition: remove oneself from an association with or participation in Usage: She wants to leave; The teenager left home; She left her position with the Red Cross; He left the Senate after two terms; after 20 years with the same company, she pulled up stakes

Hypernyms: change Definition: undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature Usage: She changed completely as she grew older; The weather changed last night

Synonyms: lead, leave, result Definition: have as a result or residue Usage: The water left a mark on the silk dress; Her blood left a stain on the napkin

Hypernyms: produce, give rise, bring about Definition: cause to happen, occur or exist Usage: This procedure produces a curious effect; The new law gave rise to many complaints; These chemicals produce a noxious vapor; the new President must bring about a change in the health care system

Synonyms: allow, allow for, provide, leave Definition: make a possibility or provide opportunity for; permit to be attainable or cause to remain Usage: This leaves no room for improvement; The evidence allows only one conclusion; allow for mistakes; leave lots of time for the trip; This procedure provides for lots of leeway

Hypernyms: yield, afford, give Definition: be the cause or source of Usage: He gave me a lot of trouble; Our meeting afforded much interesting information

Synonyms: leave Definition: act or be so as to become in a specified state Usage: The inflation left them penniless; The president's remarks left us speechless

Hypernyms: make, get Definition: give certain properties to something Usage: get someone mad; She made us look silly; He made a fool of himself at the meeting; Don't make this into a big deal; This invention will make you a millionaire; Make yourself clear

Synonyms: leave Definition: have left or have as a remainder Usage: That left the four of us; 19 minus 8 leaves 11

Hypernyms: have Definition: have left Usage: I have two years left; I don't have any money left; They have two more years before they retire