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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) Make

Synonyms: make, shuffle, shuffling Definition: the act of mixing cards haphazardly

Hypernyms: reordering Definition: a rearrangement in a different order

Synonyms: brand, make Definition: a recognizable kind Usage: there's a new brand of hero in the movies now; what make of car is that?

Hypernyms: form, kind, sort, variety Definition: a category of things distinguished by some common characteristic or quality Usage: sculpture is a form of art; what kinds of desserts are there?

Synonyms for (verb) Make

Synonyms: make Definition: act in a certain way so as to acquire Usage: make friends; make enemies

Hypernyms: act, behave, do Definition: behave in a certain manner; show a certain behavior; conduct or comport oneself Usage: You should act like an adult; Don't behave like a fool; What makes her do this way?; The dog acts ferocious, but he is really afraid of people

Synonyms: pass water, pee, pee-pee, puddle, relieve oneself, piddle, piss, make, make water, micturate, wee, wee-wee, urinate, take a leak, spend a penny Definition: eliminate urine Usage: Again, the cat had made on the expensive rug

Hypernyms: pass, egest, excrete, eliminate Definition: eliminate from the body Usage: Pass a kidney stone

Synonyms: stool, take a crap, take a shit, shit, make, ca-ca, defecate, crap Definition: have a bowel movement Usage: The dog had made in the flower beds

Hypernyms: pass, egest, excrete, eliminate Definition: eliminate from the body Usage: Pass a kidney stone

Synonyms: make Definition: behave in a certain way Usage: make merry

Hypernyms: act, behave, do Definition: behave in a certain manner; show a certain behavior; conduct or comport oneself Usage: You should act like an adult; Don't behave like a fool; What makes her do this way?; The dog acts ferocious, but he is really afraid of people

Synonyms: 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

Hypernyms: alter, change, modify Definition: cause to change; make different; cause a transformation Usage: The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city; The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue

Synonyms: make, make up Definition: put in order or neaten Usage: make the bed; make up a room

Hypernyms: neaten, square away, straighten, straighten out, tidy, tidy up, clean up Definition: put (things or places) in order Usage: Tidy up your room!

Synonyms: make Definition: develop into Usage: He will make a splendid father!

Hypernyms: grow, develop Definition: grow emotionally or mature Usage: The child developed beautifully in her new kindergarten; When he spent a summer at camp, the boy grew noticeably and no longer showed some of his old adolescent behavior

Synonyms: make Definition: change from one form into another Usage: make water into wine; make lead into gold; make clay into bricks

Hypernyms: alter, change, modify Definition: cause to change; make different; cause a transformation Usage: The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city; The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue

Synonyms: make Definition: favor the development of Usage: Practice makes the winner

Hypernyms: develop Definition: generate gradually Usage: We must develop more potential customers; develop a market for the new mobile phone

Synonyms: make Definition: cause to be enjoyable or pleasurable Usage: make my day

Hypernyms: alter, change, modify Definition: cause to change; make different; cause a transformation Usage: The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city; The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue

Synonyms: establish, make, lay down Definition: institute, enact, or establish Usage: make laws

Hypernyms: make, create Definition: make or cause to be or to become Usage: make a mess in one's office; create a furor

Synonyms: make Definition: calculate as being Usage: I make the height about 100 feet

Hypernyms: judge, approximate, estimate, gauge, guess Definition: judge tentatively or form an estimate of (quantities or time) Usage: I estimate this chicken to weigh three pounds

Synonyms: make Definition: consider as being Usage: It wasn't the problem some people made it

Hypernyms: reckon, regard, consider, view, see Definition: deem to be Usage: She views this quite differently from me; I consider her to be shallow; I don't see the situation quite as negatively as you do

Synonyms: draw, make Definition: make, formulate, or derive in the mind Usage: I draw a line here; draw a conclusion; draw parallels; make an estimate; What do you make of his remarks?

Hypernyms: create by mental act, create mentally Definition: create mentally and abstractly rather than with one's hands

Synonyms: make, make believe, pretend Definition: represent fictitiously, as in a play, or pretend to be or act like Usage: She makes like an actress

Hypernyms: represent, play, act Definition: play a role or part Usage: Gielgud played Hamlet; She wants to act Lady Macbeth, but she is too young for the role; She played the servant to her husband's master

Synonyms: make Definition: assure the success of Usage: A good review by this critic will make your play!

Hypernyms: assure, secure, guarantee, insure, ensure Definition: make certain of Usage: This nest egg will ensure a nice retirement for us; Preparation will guarantee success!

Synonyms: make, seduce, score Definition: induce to have sex Usage: Harry finally seduced Sally; Did you score last night?; Harry made Sally

Hypernyms: persuade Definition: cause somebody to adopt a certain position, belief, or course of action; twist somebody's arm Usage: You can't persuade me to buy this ugly vase!

Synonyms: make, do Definition: create or design, often in a certain way Usage: Do my room in blue; I did this piece in wood to express my love for the forest

Hypernyms: create, make Definition: create by artistic means Usage: create a poem; Schoenberg created twelve-tone music; Picasso created Cubism; Auden made verses

Synonyms: create, make Definition: create by artistic means Usage: create a poem; Schoenberg created twelve-tone music; Picasso created Cubism; Auden made verses

Hypernyms: make, create Definition: make or cause to be or to become Usage: make a mess in one's office; create a furor

Synonyms: cause, do, make Definition: give rise to; cause to happen or occur, not always intentionally Usage: cause a commotion; make a stir; cause an accident

Hypernyms: make, create Definition: make or cause to be or to become Usage: make a mess in one's office; create a furor

Synonyms: make Definition: compel or make somebody or something to act in a certain way Usage: People cannot be made to integrate just by passing a law!; Heat makes you sweat

Hypernyms: cause, do, make Definition: give rise to; cause to happen or occur, not always intentionally Usage: cause a commotion; make a stir; cause an accident

Synonyms: make Definition: make by shaping or bringing together constituents Usage: make a dress; make a cake; make a wall of stones

Hypernyms: create from raw material, create from raw stuff Definition: make from scratch

Synonyms: construct, make, build Definition: make by combining materials and parts Usage: this little pig made his house out of straw; Some eccentric constructed an electric brassiere warmer

Hypernyms: make, create Definition: make or cause to be or to become Usage: make a mess in one's office; create a furor

Synonyms: ready, prepare, make, cook, fix Definition: prepare for eating by applying heat Usage: Cook me dinner, please; can you make me an omelette?; fix breakfast for the guests, please

Hypernyms: create from raw material, create from raw stuff Definition: make from scratch

Synonyms: make, have, hold, give, throw Definition: organize or be responsible for Usage: hold a reception; have, throw, or make a party; give a course

Hypernyms: direct Definition: be in charge of

Synonyms: make Definition: gather and light the materials for Usage: make a fire

Hypernyms: create from raw material, create from raw stuff Definition: make from scratch

Synonyms: make Definition: perform or carry out Usage: make a decision; make a move; make advances; make a phone call

Hypernyms: do, perform, execute Definition: carry out or perform an action Usage: John did the painting, the weeding, and he cleaned out the gutters; the skater executed a triple pirouette; she did a little dance

Synonyms: make Definition: reach in time Usage: We barely made the plane

Hypernyms: hit, make, gain, attain, arrive at, reach Definition: reach a destination, either real or abstract Usage: We hit Detroit by noon; The water reached the doorstep; We barely made it to the finish line; I have to hit the MAC machine before the weekend starts

Synonyms: get to, make, reach, progress to Definition: reach a goal, e.g., "make the first team" Usage: We made it!; She may not make the grade

Hypernyms: accomplish, achieve, attain, reach Definition: to gain with effort Usage: she achieved her goal despite setbacks

Synonyms: make, work Definition: proceed along a path Usage: work one's way through the crowd; make one's way into the forest

Hypernyms: go across, go through, pass Definition: go across or through Usage: We passed the point where the police car had parked; A terrible thought went through his mind

Synonyms: take, make Definition: head into a specified direction Usage: The escaped convict took to the hills; We made for the mountains

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

Synonyms: make Definition: appear to begin an activity Usage: He made to speak but said nothing in the end; She made as if to say hello to us

Hypernyms: seem, look, appear Definition: give a certain impression or have a certain outward aspect Usage: She seems to be sleeping; This appears to be a very difficult problem; This project looks fishy; They appeared like people who had not eaten or slept for a long time

Synonyms: clear, bring in, take in, earn, gain, make, realise, realize, pull in Definition: earn on some commercial or business transaction; earn as salary or wages Usage: How much do you make a month in your new job?; She earns a lot in her new job; this merger brought in lots of money; He clears $5,000 each month

Hypernyms: acquire, get Definition: come into the possession of something concrete or abstract Usage: She got a lot of paintings from her uncle; They acquired a new pet; Get your results the next day; Get permission to take a few days off from work

Synonyms: make, have, get Definition: achieve a point or goal Usage: Nicklaus had a 70; The Brazilian team got 4 goals; She made 29 points that day

Hypernyms: hit, tally, rack up, score Definition: gain points in a game Usage: The home team scored many times; He hit a home run; He hit .300 in the past season

Synonyms: nominate, name, make Definition: charge with a function; charge to be Usage: She was named Head of the Committee; She was made president of the club

Hypernyms: appoint, charge Definition: assign a duty, responsibility or obligation to Usage: He was appointed deputy manager; She was charged with supervising the creation of a concordance

Synonyms: make Definition: carry out or commit Usage: make a mistake; commit a faux-pas

Hypernyms: pull, commit, perpetrate Definition: perform an act, usually with a negative connotation Usage: perpetrate a crime; pull a bank robbery

Synonyms: make Definition: form by assembling individuals or constituents Usage: Make a quorum

Hypernyms: assemble, get together, gather Definition: get people together Usage: assemble your colleagues; get together all those who are interested in the project; gather the close family members

Synonyms: make Definition: constitute the essence of Usage: Clothes make the man

Hypernyms: comprise, make up, be, represent, constitute Definition: form or compose Usage: This money is my only income; The stone wall was the backdrop for the performance; These constitute my entire belonging; The children made up the chorus; This sum represents my entire income for a year; These few men comprise his entire army

Synonyms: make, form, constitute Definition: to compose or represent:"This wall forms the background of the stage setting" Usage: The branches made a roof; This makes a fine introduction

Hypernyms: comprise, make up, be, represent, constitute Definition: form or compose Usage: This money is my only income; The stone wall was the backdrop for the performance; These constitute my entire belonging; The children made up the chorus; This sum represents my entire income for a year; These few men comprise his entire army

Synonyms: make Definition: amount to Usage: This salary increase makes no difference to my standard of living

Hypernyms: amount Definition: be tantamount or equivalent to Usage: Her action amounted to a rebellion

Synonyms: make Definition: be or be capable of being changed or made into Usage: He makes a great host; He will make a fine father

Hypernyms: become Definition: come into existence Usage: What becomes has duration

Synonyms: make Definition: add up to Usage: four and four make eight

Hypernyms: number, total, come, add up, amount Definition: add up in number or quantity Usage: The bills amounted to $2,000; The bill came to $2,000

Synonyms: make Definition: be suitable for Usage: Wood makes good furniture

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: make Definition: undergo fabrication or creation Usage: This wool makes into a nice sweater

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