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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) portion

Synonyms: portion, parcel, share Definition: the allotment of some amount by dividing something Usage: death gets more than its share of attention from theologians

Hypernyms: allocation, allotment, assignation, apportioning, apportionment, parceling, parcelling Definition: the act of distributing by allotting or apportioning; distribution according to a plan Usage: the apportionment of seats in the House of Representatives is based on the relative population of each state

Synonyms: part, portion Definition: something less than the whole of a human artifact Usage: the rear part of the house; glue the two parts together

Hypernyms: physical object, object Definition: a tangible and visible entity; an entity that can cast a shadow Usage: it was full of rackets, balls and other objects

Synonyms: serving, helping, portion Definition: an individual quantity of food or drink taken as part of a meal Usage: the helpings were all small; his portion was larger than hers; there's enough for two servings each

Hypernyms: small indefinite amount, small indefinite quantity Definition: an indefinite quantity that is below average size or magnitude

Synonyms: dower, dowery, dowry, portion Definition: money or property brought by a woman to her husband at marriage

Hypernyms: gift Definition: something acquired without compensation

Synonyms: share, percentage, part, portion Definition: assets belonging to or due to or contributed by an individual person or group Usage: he wanted his share in cash

Hypernyms: assets Definition: anything of material value or usefulness that is owned by a person or company

Synonyms: part, portion, constituent, component, component part Definition: something determined in relation to something that includes it Usage: he wanted to feel a part of something bigger than himself; I read a portion of the manuscript; the smaller component is hard to reach; the animal constituent of plankton

Hypernyms: relation Definition: an abstraction belonging to or characteristic of two entities or parts together

Synonyms: lot, luck, destiny, fate, fortune, portion, circumstances Definition: your overall circumstances or condition in life (including everything that happens to you) Usage: whatever my fortune may be; deserved a better fate; has a happy lot; the luck of the Irish; a victim of circumstances; success that was her portion

Hypernyms: condition Definition: a mode of being or form of existence of a person or thing Usage: the human condition

Synonyms for (verb) portion

Synonyms: assign, allot, portion Definition: give out Usage: We were assigned new uniforms

Hypernyms: distribute, dole out, deal, deal out, dish out, dispense, allot, administer, parcel out, shell out, mete out, lot Definition: administer or bestow, as in small portions Usage: administer critical remarks to everyone present; dole out some money; shell out pocket money for the children; deal a blow to someone; the machine dispenses soft drinks