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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) patronage

Synonyms: patronage, trade Definition: the business given to a commercial establishment by its customers Usage: even before noon there was a considerable patronage

Hypernyms: business Definition: the volume of commercial activity Usage: business is good today; show me where the business was today

Synonyms: patronage Definition: (politics) granting favors or giving contracts or making appointments to office in return for political support

Hypernyms: social control Definition: control exerted (actively or passively) by group action

Synonyms: patronage, championship, backing, backup Definition: the act of providing approval and support Usage: his vigorous backing of the conservatives got him in trouble with progressives

Hypernyms: approval, approving, blessing Definition: the formal act of approving Usage: he gave the project his blessing; his decision merited the approval of any sensible person

Synonyms: patronage, disdain, condescension Definition: a communication that indicates lack of respect by patronizing the recipient

Hypernyms: depreciation, derogation, disparagement Definition: a communication that belittles somebody or something

Synonyms: clientele, business, patronage Definition: customers collectively Usage: they have an upper class clientele

Hypernyms: people Definition: (plural) any group of human beings (men or women or children) collectively Usage: old people; there were at least 200 people in the audience

Synonyms for (verb) patronage

Synonyms: patronage, patronise, patronize, keep going, support Definition: be a regular customer or client of Usage: We patronize this store; Our sponsor kept our art studio going for as long as he could

Hypernyms: foster, nurture Definition: help develop, help grow Usage: nurture his talents

Synonyms: patronage Definition: support by being a patron of

Hypernyms: sustain, maintain, keep Definition: supply with necessities and support Usage: She alone sustained her family; The money will sustain our good cause; There's little to earn and many to keep