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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 (verb) operate

Synonyms: operate, operate on Definition: perform surgery on Usage: The doctors operated on the patient but failed to save his life

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: operate Definition: happen Usage: What is going on in the minds of the people?

Hypernyms: come about, take place, go on, hap, happen, fall out, pass, pass off, occur Definition: come to pass Usage: What is happening?; The meeting took place off without an incidence; Nothing occurred that seemed important

Synonyms: operate, maneuver, manoeuver, manoeuvre Definition: perform a movement in military or naval tactics in order to secure an advantage in attack or defense

Hypernyms: go, move Definition: have a turn; make one's move in a game Usage: Can I go now?

Synonyms: operate, control Definition: handle and cause to function Usage: do not operate machinery after imbibing alcohol; control the lever

Hypernyms: manipulate Definition: hold something in one's hands and move it

Synonyms: lock, mesh, operate, engage Definition: keep engaged Usage: engaged the gears

Hypernyms: displace, move Definition: cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense Usage: Move those boxes into the corner, please; I'm moving my money to another bank; The director moved more responsibilities onto his new assistant

Synonyms: operate, run Definition: direct or control; projects, businesses, etc. Usage: She is running a relief operation in the Sudan

Hypernyms: direct Definition: be in charge of