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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) paint

Synonyms: paint, pigment Definition: a substance used as a coating to protect or decorate a surface (especially a mixture of pigment suspended in a liquid); dries to form a hard coating Usage: artists use `paint' and `pigment' interchangeably

Hypernyms: coat, coating Definition: a thin layer covering something Usage: a second coat of paint

Hypernyms: color, coloring material, colour, colouring material Definition: any material used for its color Usage: she used a different color for the trim

Synonyms: rouge, blusher, paint Definition: makeup consisting of a pink or red powder applied to the cheeks

Hypernyms: make-up, makeup, war paint Definition: cosmetics applied to the face to improve or change your appearance

Synonyms: paint, key Definition: (basketball) a space (including the foul line) in front of the basket at each end of a basketball court; usually painted a different color from the rest of the court Usage: he hit a jump shot from the top of the key; he dominates play in the paint

Hypernyms: space Definition: an area reserved for some particular purpose Usage: the laboratory's floor space

Synonyms for (verb) paint

Synonyms: paint Definition: apply paint to; coat with paint Usage: We painted the rooms yellow

Hypernyms: surface, coat Definition: put a coat on; cover the surface of; furnish with a surface Usage: coat the cake with chocolate

Synonyms: paint Definition: apply a liquid to; e.g., paint the gutters with linseed oil

Hypernyms: cover Definition: provide with a covering or cause to be covered Usage: cover her face with a handkerchief; cover the child with a blanket; cover the grave with flowers

Synonyms: paint Definition: make a painting of Usage: He painted his mistress many times

Hypernyms: represent, interpret Definition: create an image or likeness of Usage: The painter represented his wife as a young girl

Synonyms: paint Definition: make a painting Usage: he painted all day in the garden; He painted a painting of the garden

Hypernyms: create Definition: pursue a creative activity; be engaged in a creative activity Usage: Don't disturb him--he is creating