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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) nurse

Synonyms: nanny, nurse, nursemaid Definition: a woman who is the custodian of children

Hypernyms: keeper Definition: someone in charge of other people Usage: am I my brother's keeper?

Hypernyms: woman, adult female Definition: an adult female person (as opposed to a man) Usage: the woman kept house while the man hunted

Synonyms: nurse Definition: one skilled in caring for young children or the sick (usually under the supervision of a physician)

Hypernyms: health care provider, health professional, caregiver, PCP, primary care provider Definition: a person who helps in identifying or preventing or treating illness or disability

Synonyms for (verb) nurse

Synonyms: nurse Definition: try to cure by special care of treatment, of an illness or injury Usage: He nursed his cold with Chinese herbs

Hypernyms: treat, care for Definition: provide treatment for Usage: The doctor treated my broken leg; The nurses cared for the bomb victims; The patient must be treated right away or she will die; Treat the infection with antibiotics

Synonyms: lactate, wet-nurse, breastfeed, suck, suckle, nurse, give suck Definition: give suck to Usage: The wetnurse suckled the infant; You cannot nurse your baby in public in some places

Hypernyms: feed, give Definition: give food to Usage: Feed the starving children in India; don't give the child this tough meat

Synonyms: entertain, hold, harbor, harbour, nurse Definition: maintain (a theory, thoughts, or feelings) Usage: bear a grudge; entertain interesting notions; harbor a resentment

Hypernyms: feel, experience Definition: undergo an emotional sensation or be in a particular state of mind Usage: She felt resentful; He felt regret

Synonyms: nurse Definition: treat carefully Usage: He nursed his injured back by lying in bed several hours every afternoon; He nursed the flowers in his garden and fertilized them regularly

Hypernyms: do by, treat, handle Definition: interact in a certain way Usage: Do right by her; Treat him with caution, please; Handle the press reporters gently

Synonyms: nurse Definition: serve as a nurse; care for sick or handicapped people

Hypernyms: care, give care Definition: provide care for Usage: The nurse was caring for the wounded