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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 (verb) preen

Synonyms: dress, preen, primp, plume Definition: dress or groom with elaborate care Usage: She likes to dress when going to the opera

Hypernyms: trick out, trick up, tog out, tog up, prink, rig out, dress up, deck out, deck up, attire, overdress, get up, gussy up, fig out, fig up, fancy up Definition: put on special clothes to appear particularly appealing and attractive Usage: She never dresses up, even when she goes to the opera; The young girls were all fancied up for the party

Synonyms: preen, congratulate Definition: pride or congratulate (oneself) for an achievement

Hypernyms: gloat, crow, triumph Definition: dwell on with satisfaction

Synonyms: plume, preen Definition: clean with one's bill Usage: The birds preened

Hypernyms: set up, arrange Definition: put into a proper or systematic order Usage: arrange the books on the shelves in chronological order

Hypernyms: clean, make clean Definition: make clean by removing dirt, filth, or unwanted substances from Usage: Clean the stove!; The dentist cleaned my teeth