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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) put off

Synonyms: hedge, circumvent, parry, put off, sidestep, skirt, dodge, duck, evade, fudge, elude Definition: avoid or try to avoid fulfilling, answering, or performing (duties, questions, or issues) Usage: He dodged the issue; she skirted the problem; They tend to evade their responsibilities; he evaded the questions skillfully

Hypernyms: avoid Definition: stay clear from; keep away from; keep out of the way of someone or something Usage: Her former friends now avoid her

Synonyms: flurry, put off, disconcert, confuse Definition: cause to feel embarrassment Usage: The constant attention of the young man confused her

Hypernyms: embarrass, abash Definition: cause to be embarrassed; cause to feel self-conscious

Synonyms: put off, turn off Definition: cause to feel intense dislike or distaste

Hypernyms: repel, repulse Definition: be repellent to; cause aversion in

Synonyms: dishearten, put off Definition: take away the enthusiasm of

Hypernyms: discourage Definition: deprive of courage or hope; take away hope from; cause to feel discouraged

Synonyms: remit, postpone, prorogue, put off, put over, set back, shelve, defer, table, hold over Definition: hold back to a later time Usage: let's postpone the exam

Hypernyms: delay Definition: act later than planned, scheduled, or required Usage: Don't delay your application to graduate school or else it won't be considered