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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) perpendicular

Synonyms: perpendicular Definition: an extremely steep face

Hypernyms: face Definition: a vertical surface of a building or cliff

Synonyms: plumb line, perpendicular Definition: a cord from which a metal weight is suspended pointing directly to the earth's center of gravity; used to determine the vertical from a given point

Hypernyms: cord Definition: a line made of twisted fibers or threads Usage: the bundle was tied with a cord

Synonyms: perpendicular, perpendicular style, English-Gothic, English-Gothic architecture Definition: a Gothic style in 14th and 15th century England; characterized by vertical lines and a four-centered (Tudor) arch and fan vaulting

Hypernyms: Gothic, Gothic architecture Definition: a style of architecture developed in northern France that spread throughout Europe between the 12th and 16th centuries; characterized by slender vertical piers and counterbalancing buttresses and by vaulting and pointed arches

Synonyms: perpendicular Definition: a straight line at right angles to another line

Hypernyms: straight line Definition: a line traced by a point traveling in a constant direction; a line of zero curvature Usage: the shortest distance between two points is a straight line

Synonyms for (adjective) perpendicular

Synonyms: perpendicular Definition: extremely steep Usage: the great perpendicular face of the cliff

Hypernyms: steep Definition: having a sharp inclination Usage: the steep attic stairs; steep cliffs

Synonyms: perpendicular, vertical Definition: at right angles to the plane of the horizon or a base line Usage: a vertical camera angle; the monument consists of two vertical pillars supporting a horizontal slab; measure the perpendicular height

Hypernyms: plumb Definition: exactly vertical Usage: the tower of Pisa is far out of plumb

Hypernyms: upended Definition: turned up on end

Hypernyms: unsloped, upright Definition: in a vertical position; not sloping Usage: an upright post

Synonyms: perpendicular Definition: intersecting at or forming right angles Usage: the axes are perpendicular to each other

Hypernyms: normal Definition: forming a right angle

Hypernyms: orthogonal, rectangular Definition: having a set of mutually perpendicular axes; meeting at right angles Usage: wind and sea may displace the ship's center of gravity along three orthogonal axes; a rectangular Cartesian coordinate system

Hypernyms: right Definition: having the axis perpendicular to the base Usage: a right angle