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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) measure

Synonyms: quantity, measure, amount Definition: how much there is or how many there are of something that you can quantify

Hypernyms: abstract entity, abstraction Definition: a general concept formed by extracting common features from specific examples

Synonyms: step, measure Definition: any maneuver made as part of progress toward a goal Usage: the situation called for strong measures; the police took steps to reduce crime

Hypernyms: maneuver, manoeuvre, tactical maneuver, tactical manoeuvre Definition: a move made to gain a tactical end

Synonyms: measure, measurement, measuring, mensuration Definition: the act or process of assigning numbers to phenomena according to a rule Usage: the measurements were carefully done; his mental measurings proved remarkably accurate

Hypernyms: activity Definition: any specific behavior Usage: they avoided all recreational activity

Synonyms: measure Definition: a container of some standard capacity that is used to obtain fixed amounts of a substance

Hypernyms: container Definition: any object that can be used to hold things (especially a large metal boxlike object of standardized dimensions that can be loaded from one form of transport to another)

Synonyms: measure, measuring rod, measuring stick Definition: measuring instrument having a sequence of marks at regular intervals; used as a reference in making measurements

Hypernyms: measuring device, measuring instrument, measuring system Definition: instrument that shows the extent or amount or quantity or degree of something

Synonyms: measure, bill Definition: a statute in draft before it becomes law Usage: they held a public hearing on the bill

Hypernyms: instrument, legal document, legal instrument, official document Definition: (law) a document that states some contractual relationship or grants some right

Synonyms: bar, measure Definition: musical notation for a repeating pattern of musical beats Usage: the orchestra omitted the last twelve bars of the song

Hypernyms: musical notation Definition: (music) notation used by musicians

Synonyms: beat, cadence, measure, meter, metre Definition: (prosody) the accent in a metrical foot of verse

Hypernyms: poetic rhythm, prosody, rhythmic pattern Definition: (prosody) a system of versification

Synonyms: standard, touchstone, measure, criterion Definition: a basis for comparison; a reference point against which other things can be evaluated Usage: the schools comply with federal standards; they set the measure for all subsequent work

Hypernyms: system of measurement, metric Definition: a system of related measures that facilitates the quantification of some particular characteristic

Synonyms for (verb) measure

Synonyms: measure, quantify Definition: express as a number or measure or quantity Usage: Can you quantify your results?

Hypernyms: carry, express, convey Definition: serve as a means for expressing something Usage: The painting of Mary carries motherly love; His voice carried a lot of anger

Synonyms: measure, measure out, mensurate Definition: determine the measurements of something or somebody, take measurements of Usage: Measure the length of the wall

Hypernyms: make up one's mind, determine, decide Definition: reach, make, or come to a decision about something Usage: We finally decided after lengthy deliberations

Synonyms: assess, appraise, measure, valuate, value, evaluate Definition: evaluate or estimate the nature, quality, ability, extent, or significance of Usage: I will have the family jewels appraised by a professional; access all the factors when taking a risk

Hypernyms: evaluate, judge, pass judgment Definition: form a critical opinion of Usage: I cannot judge some works of modern art; How do you evaluate this grant proposal? We shouldn't pass judgment on other people

Synonyms: measure Definition: have certain dimensions Usage: This table surfaces measures 20inches by 36 inches

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