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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) name

Synonyms: name Definition: by the sanction or authority of Usage: halt in the name of the law

Hypernyms: sanction Definition: the act of final authorization Usage: it had the sanction of the church

Synonyms: name Definition: a language unit by which a person or thing is known Usage: his name really is George Washington; those are two names for the same thing

Hypernyms: linguistic unit, language unit Definition: one of the natural units into which linguistic messages can be analyzed

Synonyms: name, epithet Definition: a defamatory or abusive word or phrase

Hypernyms: defamation, traducement, hatchet job, calumniation, calumny, obloquy Definition: a false accusation of an offense or a malicious misrepresentation of someone's words or actions

Synonyms: gens, name Definition: family based on male descent Usage: he had no sons and there was no one to carry on his name

Hypernyms: family, family line, folk, kinfolk, kinsfolk, phratry, sept Definition: people descended from a common ancestor Usage: his family has lived in Massachusetts since the Mayflower

Synonyms: name, figure, public figure Definition: a well-known or notable person Usage: they studied all the great names in the history of France; she is an important figure in modern music

Hypernyms: important person, influential person, personage Definition: a person whose actions and opinions strongly influence the course of events

Synonyms: name Definition: a person's reputation Usage: he wanted to protect his good name

Hypernyms: reputation, repute Definition: the state of being held in high esteem and honor

Synonyms for (verb) name

Synonyms: diagnose, name Definition: determine or distinguish the nature of a problem or an illness through a diagnostic analysis

Hypernyms: study, examine, analyse, analyze, canvas, canvass Definition: consider in detail and subject to an analysis in order to discover essential features or meaning Usage: analyze a sonnet by Shakespeare; analyze the evidence in a criminal trial; analyze your real motives

Synonyms: list, name Definition: give or make a list of; name individually; give the names of Usage: List the states west of the Mississippi

Hypernyms: recite, enumerate, itemise, itemize Definition: specify individually Usage: She enumerated the many obstacles she had encountered; The doctor recited the list of possible side effects of the drug

Synonyms: name Definition: mention and identify by name Usage: name your accomplices!

Hypernyms: limit, set, specify, define, determine, fix Definition: decide upon or fix definitely Usage: fix the variables; specify the parameters

Synonyms: name, cite, bring up, advert, mention, refer Definition: make reference to Usage: His name was mentioned in connection with the invention

Hypernyms: have in mind, think of, mean Definition: intend to refer to Usage: I'm thinking of good food when I talk about France; Yes, I meant you when I complained about people who gossip!

Synonyms: name, identify Definition: give the name or identifying characteristics of; refer to by name or some other identifying characteristic property Usage: Many senators were named in connection with the scandal; The almanac identifies the auspicious months

Hypernyms: denote, refer Definition: have as a meaning Usage: `multi-' denotes `many'

Synonyms: name, call Definition: assign a specified (usually proper) proper name to Usage: They named their son David; The new school was named after the famous Civil Rights leader

Hypernyms: label Definition: assign a label to; designate with a label Usage: These students were labelled `learning disabled'

Synonyms: constitute, name, nominate, appoint Definition: create and charge with a task or function Usage: nominate a committee

Hypernyms: plant, establish, found, constitute, institute Definition: set up or lay the groundwork for Usage: establish a new department

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