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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) prick

Synonyms: prick, pricking Definition: the act of puncturing with a small point Usage: he gave the balloon a small prick

Hypernyms: puncture Definition: the act of puncturing or perforating

Synonyms: dick, shaft, tool, cock, pecker, peter, putz, prick Definition: obscene terms for penis

Hypernyms: penis, phallus, member Definition: the male organ of copulation (`member' is a euphemism)

Synonyms: asshole, bastard, dickhead, shit, SOB, son of a bitch, prick, cocksucker, mother fucker, motherfucker, whoreson Definition: insulting terms of address for people who are stupid or irritating or ridiculous

Hypernyms: unpleasant person, disagreeable person Definition: a person who is not pleasant or agreeable

Synonyms: dent, prick, incision, slit, scratch Definition: a depression scratched or carved into a surface

Hypernyms: depression, impression, imprint Definition: a concavity in a surface produced by pressing Usage: he left the impression of his fingers in the soft mud

Synonyms for (verb) prick

Synonyms: goad, prick Definition: stab or urge on as if with a pointed stick

Hypernyms: jab, stab Definition: stab or pierce Usage: he jabbed the piece of meat with his pocket knife

Synonyms: prick, prickle Definition: make a small hole into, as with a needle or a thorn Usage: The nurse pricked my finger to get a small blood sample

Hypernyms: pierce Definition: make a hole into Usage: The needle pierced her flesh

Synonyms: bite, sting, prick Definition: deliver a sting to Usage: A bee stung my arm yesterday

Hypernyms: pierce Definition: make a hole into Usage: The needle pierced her flesh

Synonyms: prick Definition: to cause a sharp emotional pain Usage: The thought of her unhappiness pricked his conscience

Hypernyms: kindle, elicit, enkindle, evoke, fire, arouse, raise, provoke Definition: call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses) Usage: arouse pity; raise a smile; evoke sympathy

Synonyms: cock up, prick, prick up Definition: raise Usage: The dog pricked up his ears

Hypernyms: rear, erect Definition: cause to rise up

Synonyms: prick, prickle Definition: cause a prickling sensation

Hypernyms: prick, twinge, sting Definition: cause a stinging pain Usage: The needle pricked his skin

Synonyms: prick, twinge, sting Definition: cause a stinging pain Usage: The needle pricked his skin

Hypernyms: ache, hurt, suffer Definition: feel physical pain Usage: Were you hurting after the accident?