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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) plate

Synonyms: plate, dental plate, denture Definition: a dental appliance that artificially replaces missing teeth

Hypernyms: dental appliance Definition: a device to repair teeth or replace missing teeth

Synonyms: home, home base, home plate, plate Definition: (baseball) base consisting of a rubber slab where the batter stands; it must be touched by a base runner in order to score Usage: he ruled that the runner failed to touch home

Hypernyms: bag, base Definition: a place that the runner must touch before scoring Usage: he scrambled to get back to the bag

Synonyms: plate Definition: dish on which food is served or from which food is eaten

Hypernyms: flatware Definition: tableware that is relatively flat and fashioned as a single piece

Synonyms: plate, scale, shell Definition: a metal sheathing of uniform thickness (such as the shield attached to an artillery piece to protect the gunners)

Hypernyms: shield Definition: a protective covering or structure

Synonyms: plate Definition: a sheet of metal or wood or glass or plastic

Hypernyms: sheet, flat solid Definition: a flat artifact that is thin relative to its length and width

Synonyms: plate, collection plate Definition: a shallow receptacle for collection in church

Hypernyms: receptacle Definition: a container that is used to put or keep things in

Synonyms: plate Definition: structural member consisting of a horizontal beam that provides bearing and anchorage

Hypernyms: structural member Definition: support that is a constituent part of any structure or building

Synonyms: plate Definition: a full-page illustration (usually on slick paper)

Hypernyms: illustration Definition: a visual representation (a picture or diagram) that is used make some subject more pleasing or easier to understand

Synonyms: photographic plate, plate Definition: a flat sheet of metal or glass on which a photographic image can be recorded

Hypernyms: sheet, flat solid Definition: a flat artifact that is thin relative to its length and width

Synonyms: plate Definition: the positively charged electrode in a vacuum tube

Hypernyms: anode Definition: a positively charged electrode by which electrons leave an electrical device

Synonyms: plate Definition: any flat platelike body structure or part

Hypernyms: anatomical structure, bodily structure, body structure, complex body part, structure Definition: a particular complex anatomical part of a living thing Usage: he has good bone structure

Synonyms: plate Definition: a main course served on a plate Usage: a vegetable plate; the blue plate special

Hypernyms: main course, entree Definition: the principal dish of a meal

Synonyms: plate Definition: the thin under portion of the forequarter

Hypernyms: cut of beef Definition: cut of meat from beef cattle

Synonyms: plate, crustal plate Definition: a rigid layer of the Earth's crust that is believed to drift slowly

Hypernyms: crust, Earth's crust Definition: the outer layer of the Earth

Synonyms: plate, plateful Definition: the quantity contained in a plate

Hypernyms: containerful Definition: the quantity that a container will hold

Synonyms for (verb) plate

Synonyms: plate Definition: coat with a layer of metal Usage: plate spoons with silver

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