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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) preventative

Synonyms: contraceptive, contraceptive device, birth control device, prophylactic device, preventative, preventive Definition: an agent or device intended to prevent conception

Hypernyms: device Definition: an instrumentality invented for a particular purpose Usage: the device is small enough to wear on your wrist; a device intended to conserve water

Synonyms: hinderance, hindrance, hitch, incumbrance, interference, encumbrance, preventative, preventive Definition: any obstruction that impedes or is burdensome

Hypernyms: obstructer, obstruction, obstructor, impediment, impedimenta Definition: any structure that makes progress difficult

Synonyms: preventative, preventive, prophylactic Definition: remedy that prevents or slows the course of an illness or disease Usage: the doctor recommended several preventatives

Hypernyms: remedy, curative, cure, therapeutic Definition: a medicine or therapy that cures disease or relieve pain

Synonyms for (adjective) preventative

Synonyms: prophylactic, preventative, preventive Definition: preventing or contributing to the prevention of disease Usage: preventive medicine; vaccines are prophylactic; a prophylactic drug

Hypernyms: healthful Definition: conducive to good health of body or mind Usage: a healthful climate; a healthful environment; healthful nutrition; healthful sleep; Dickens's relatively healthful exuberance

Synonyms: preventative, preventive Definition: tending to prevent or hinder

Hypernyms: blockading Definition: blocking entrance to and exit from seaports and harbors Usage: the blockading ships prevented delivery of munitions

Hypernyms: clogging, impeding, hindering, obstructive Definition: preventing movement Usage: the clogging crowds of revelers overflowing into the street

Hypernyms: deterrent Definition: tending to deter Usage: the deterrent effects of high prices

Hypernyms: thwarting, frustrating, frustrative Definition: preventing realization or attainment of a desire

Hypernyms: precautional, precautionary Definition: taken in advance to protect against possible danger or failure Usage: gave precautionary advice; I would take precautionary steps to keep him away

Hypernyms: preclusive, obviating Definition: made impossible

Hypernyms: pre-emptive, preemptive Definition: designed or having the power to deter or prevent an anticipated situation or occurrence Usage: a preemptive business offer

Hypernyms: prohibitive, prohibitory Definition: tending to discourage (especially of prices) Usage: the price was prohibitive