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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) nail

Synonyms: nail Definition: a thin pointed piece of metal that is hammered into materials as a fastener

Hypernyms: fastener, fastening, fixing, holdfast Definition: restraint that attaches to something or holds something in place

Synonyms: nail Definition: horny plate covering and protecting part of the dorsal surface of the digits

Hypernyms: unguis, horny structure Definition: any rigid body structure composed primarily of keratin

Synonyms: nail Definition: a former unit of length for cloth equal to 1/16 of a yard

Hypernyms: linear measure, linear unit Definition: a unit of measurement of length

Synonyms for (verb) nail

Synonyms: nail, complete Definition: complete a pass

Hypernyms: play Definition: participate in games or sport Usage: We played hockey all afternoon; play cards; Pele played for the Brazilian teams in many important matches

Synonyms: collar, pick up, cop, apprehend, arrest, nab, nail Definition: take into custody Usage: the police nabbed the suspected criminals

Hypernyms: prehend, seize, clutch Definition: take hold of; grab Usage: The sales clerk quickly seized the money on the counter; She clutched her purse; The mother seized her child by the arm; Birds of prey often seize small mammals

Synonyms: nail Definition: attach something somewhere by means of nails Usage: nail the board onto the wall

Hypernyms: attach Definition: cause to be attached

Synonyms: blast, boom, smash, nail Definition: hit hard Usage: He smashed a 3-run homer

Hypernyms: hit Definition: deal a blow to, either with the hand or with an instrument Usage: He hit her hard in the face

Synonyms: pinpoint, nail Definition: locate exactly Usage: can you pinpoint the position of the enemy?; The chemists could not nail the identity of the chromosome

Hypernyms: turn up, locate Definition: discover the location of; determine the place of; find by searching or examining Usage: Can you locate your cousins in the Midwest?; My search turned up nothing

Synonyms: breeze through, ace, sweep through, pass with flying colors, nail, sail through Definition: succeed at easily Usage: She sailed through her exams; You will pass with flying colors; She nailed her astrophysics course

Hypernyms: pass, make it Definition: go successfully through a test or a selection process Usage: She passed the new Jersey Bar Exam and can practice law now

Synonyms: peg, nail, nail down Definition: succeed in obtaining a position Usage: He nailed down a spot at Harvard

Hypernyms: win, succeed, bring home the bacon, come through, deliver the goods Definition: attain success or reach a desired goal Usage: The enterprise succeeded; We succeeded in getting tickets to the show; she struggled to overcome her handicap and won