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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) paddle

Synonyms: paddle, boat paddle Definition: a short light oar used without an oarlock to propel a canoe or small boat

Hypernyms: oar Definition: an implement used to propel or steer a boat

Synonyms: paddle Definition: an instrument of punishment consisting of a flat board

Hypernyms: instrument of punishment Definition: an instrument designed and used to punish a condemned person

Synonyms: paddle Definition: a blade of a paddle wheel or water wheel

Hypernyms: blade, vane Definition: flat surface that rotates and pushes against air or water

Synonyms: paddle Definition: small wooden bat with a flat surface; used for hitting balls in various games

Hypernyms: bat Definition: a club used for hitting a ball in various games

Synonyms for (verb) paddle

Synonyms: paddle Definition: stir with a paddle

Hypernyms: stir Definition: move an implement through Usage: stir the soup; stir my drink; stir the soil

Synonyms: paddle, spank, larrup Definition: give a spanking to; subject to a spanking

Hypernyms: work over, beat, beat up Definition: give a beating to; subject to a beating, either as a punishment or as an act of aggression Usage: Thugs beat him up when he walked down the street late at night; The teacher used to beat the students

Synonyms: paddle, dodder, waddle, toddle, totter, coggle Definition: walk unsteadily Usage: small children toddle

Hypernyms: walk Definition: use one's feet to advance; advance by steps Usage: Walk, don't run!; We walked instead of driving; She walks with a slight limp; The patient cannot walk yet; Walk over to the cabinet

Synonyms: paddle Definition: propel with a paddle Usage: paddle your own canoe

Hypernyms: boat Definition: ride in a boat on water

Synonyms: paddle Definition: swim like a dog in shallow water

Hypernyms: swim Definition: travel through water Usage: We had to swim for 20 minutes to reach the shore; a big fish was swimming in the tank

Synonyms: dabble, paddle, splash around Definition: play in or as if in water, as of small children

Hypernyms: play Definition: be at play; be engaged in playful activity; amuse oneself in a way characteristic of children Usage: The kids were playing outside all day; I used to play with trucks as a little girl