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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) match

Synonyms: match, lucifer, friction match Definition: lighter consisting of a thin piece of wood or cardboard tipped with combustible chemical; ignites with friction Usage: he always carries matches to light his pipe; as long you've a lucifer to light your fag

Hypernyms: light, lighter, igniter, ignitor Definition: a device for lighting or igniting fuel or charges or fires Usage: do you have a light?

Synonyms: match, mate Definition: an exact duplicate Usage: when a match is found an entry is made in the notebook

Hypernyms: duplicate, duplication Definition: a copy that corresponds to an original exactly Usage: he made a duplicate for the files

Synonyms: match Definition: a burning piece of wood or cardboard Usage: if you drop a match in there the whole place will explode

Hypernyms: light, lighter, igniter, ignitor Definition: a device for lighting or igniting fuel or charges or fires Usage: do you have a light?

Synonyms: match Definition: something that resembles or harmonizes with Usage: that tie makes a good match with your jacket

Hypernyms: opposite number, counterpart, vis-a-vis Definition: a person or thing having the same function or characteristics as another

Synonyms: match Definition: a formal contest in which two or more persons or teams compete

Hypernyms: competition, contest Definition: an occasion on which a winner is selected from among two or more contestants

Synonyms: match, mates, couple Definition: a pair of people who live together Usage: a married couple from Chicago

Hypernyms: family, family unit Definition: primary social group; parents and children Usage: he wanted to have a good job before starting a family

Synonyms: peer, match, compeer, equal Definition: a person who is of equal standing with another in a group

Hypernyms: somebody, someone, soul, mortal, person, individual Definition: a human being Usage: there was too much for one person to do

Synonyms: catch, match Definition: a person regarded as a good matrimonial prospect

Hypernyms: adult, grownup Definition: a fully developed person from maturity onward

Synonyms: match Definition: the score needed to win a match

Hypernyms: score Definition: a number that expresses the accomplishment of a team or an individual in a game or contest Usage: the score was 7 to 0

Synonyms for (verb) match

Synonyms: equal, equalise, equalize, equate, match Definition: make equal, uniform, corresponding, or matching Usage: let's equalize the duties among all employees in this office; The company matched the discount policy of its competitors

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: match Definition: be equal or harmonize Usage: The two pieces match

Hypernyms: conform, adapt, adjust Definition: adapt or conform oneself to new or different conditions Usage: We must adjust to the bad economic situation

Synonyms: match, fit Definition: make correspond or harmonize Usage: Match my sweater

Hypernyms: adjust, correct, set Definition: alter or regulate so as to achieve accuracy or conform to a standard Usage: Adjust the clock, please; correct the alignment of the front wheels

Synonyms: pit, play off, oppose, match Definition: set into opposition or rivalry Usage: let them match their best athletes against ours; pit a chess player against the Russian champion; He plays his two children off against each other

Hypernyms: face, confront Definition: oppose, as in hostility or a competition Usage: You must confront your opponent; Jackson faced Smith in the boxing ring; The two enemies finally confronted each other

Synonyms: couple, twin, pair, match, mate Definition: bring two objects, ideas, or people together Usage: This fact is coupled to the other one; Matchmaker, can you match my daughter with a nice young man?; The student was paired with a partner for collaboration on the project

Hypernyms: join, bring together Definition: cause to become joined or linked Usage: join these two parts so that they fit together

Synonyms: match Definition: give or join in marriage

Hypernyms: join, bring together Definition: cause to become joined or linked Usage: join these two parts so that they fit together

Synonyms: match Definition: provide funds complementary to Usage: The company matched the employees' contributions

Hypernyms: supply, render, provide, furnish Definition: give something useful or necessary to Usage: We provided the room with an electrical heater

Synonyms: match, meet, cope with Definition: satisfy or fulfill Usage: meet a need; this job doesn't match my dreams

Hypernyms: deal, contend, cope, make do, make out, manage, grapple, get by Definition: come to terms with Usage: We got by on just a gallon of gas; They made do on half a loaf of bread every day

Synonyms: correspond, tally, jibe, match, fit, gibe, agree, check Definition: be compatible, similar or consistent; coincide in their characteristics Usage: The two stories don't agree in many details; The handwriting checks with the signature on the check; The suspect's fingerprints don't match those on the gun

Hypernyms: be, equal Definition: be identical or equivalent to Usage: One dollar equals 1,000 rubles these days!

Synonyms: equal, touch, rival, match Definition: be equal to in quality or ability Usage: Nothing can rival cotton for durability; Your performance doesn't even touch that of your colleagues; Her persistence and ambition only matches that of her parents

Hypernyms: contend, vie, compete Definition: compete for something; engage in a contest; measure oneself against others