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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) opposite

Synonyms: antonym, opposite, opposite word Definition: a word that expresses a meaning opposed to the meaning of another word, in which case the two words are antonyms of each other Usage: to him the antonym of `gay' was `depressed'

Hypernyms: word Definition: a unit of language that native speakers can identify Usage: words are the blocks from which sentences are made; he hardly said ten words all morning

Synonyms: opponent, opposite, opposition Definition: a contestant that you are matched against

Hypernyms: contestant Definition: a person who participates in competitions

Synonyms: contrary, reverse, opposite Definition: a relation of direct opposition Usage: we thought Sue was older than Bill but just the reverse was true

Hypernyms: oppositeness, opposition Definition: the relation between opposed entities

Synonyms: opposite, inverse Definition: something inverted in sequence or character or effect Usage: when the direct approach failed he tried the inverse

Hypernyms: oppositeness, opposition Definition: the relation between opposed entities

Synonyms for (adjective) opposite

Synonyms: diametric, diametrical, opposite, polar Definition: characterized by opposite extremes; completely opposed Usage: in diametric contradiction to his claims; diametrical (or opposite) points of view; opposite meanings; extreme and indefensible polar positions

Hypernyms: different Definition: unlike in nature or quality or form or degree Usage: took different approaches to the problem; came to a different conclusion; different parts of the country; on different sides of the issue; this meeting was different from the earlier one

Synonyms: opposite Definition: altogether different in nature or quality or significance Usage: the medicine's effect was opposite to that intended; it is said that opposite characters make a union happiest- Charles Reade

Hypernyms: different Definition: unlike in nature or quality or form or degree Usage: took different approaches to the problem; came to a different conclusion; different parts of the country; on different sides of the issue; this meeting was different from the earlier one

Synonyms: opposite Definition: the other one of a complementary pair Usage: the opposite sex; the two chess kings are set up on squares of opposite colors

Hypernyms: other Definition: not the same one or ones already mentioned or implied Usage: today isn't any other day- the White Queen; the construction of highways and other public works; he asked for other employment; any other person would tell the truth; his other books are still in storage; then we looked at the other house; hearing was good in his other ear; the other sex; she lived on the other side of the street from me; went in the other direction

Synonyms: opposite Definition: being directly across from each other; facing Usage: And I on the opposite shore will be, ready to ride and spread the alarm- Longfellow; we lived on opposite sides of the street; at opposite poles

Hypernyms: other Definition: not the same one or ones already mentioned or implied Usage: today isn't any other day- the White Queen; the construction of highways and other public works; he asked for other employment; any other person would tell the truth; his other books are still in storage; then we looked at the other house; hearing was good in his other ear; the other sex; she lived on the other side of the street from me; went in the other direction

Synonyms: opposite Definition: moving or facing away from each other Usage: looking in opposite directions; they went in opposite directions

Hypernyms: other Definition: not the same one or ones already mentioned or implied Usage: today isn't any other day- the White Queen; the construction of highways and other public works; he asked for other employment; any other person would tell the truth; his other books are still in storage; then we looked at the other house; hearing was good in his other ear; the other sex; she lived on the other side of the street from me; went in the other direction