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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 up

Synonyms: put up, can, tin Definition: preserve in a can or tin Usage: tinned foods are not very tasty

Hypernyms: keep, preserve Definition: prevent (food) from rotting Usage: preserved meats; keep potatoes fresh

Synonyms: endure, put up, digest, bear, abide, brook, stand, suffer, support, tolerate, stick out, stomach Definition: put up with something or somebody unpleasant Usage: I cannot bear his constant criticism; The new secretary had to endure a lot of unprofessional remarks; he learned to tolerate the heat; She stuck out two years in a miserable marriage

Hypernyms: let, countenance, permit, allow Definition: consent to, give permission Usage: She permitted her son to visit her estranged husband; I won't let the police search her basement; I cannot allow you to see your exam

Synonyms: nominate, put forward, put up Definition: propose as a candidate for some honor

Hypernyms: propose, nominate Definition: put forward; nominate for appointment to an office or for an honor or position Usage: The President nominated her as head of the Civil Rights Commission

Synonyms: put up, post Definition: place so as to be noticed Usage: post a sign; post a warning at the dump

Hypernyms: put in, set up, instal, install Definition: set up for use Usage: install the washer and dryer; We put in a new sink

Synonyms: set up, put up, raise, rear, erect Definition: construct, build, or erect Usage: Raise a barn

Hypernyms: construct, make, build Definition: make by combining materials and parts Usage: this little pig made his house out of straw; Some eccentric constructed an electric brassiere warmer

Synonyms: contribute, put up Definition: provide Usage: The city has to put up half the required amount

Hypernyms: pay Definition: give money, usually in exchange for goods or services Usage: I paid four dollars for this sandwich; Pay the waitress, please

Synonyms: put up Definition: make available for sale at an auction Usage: The dealer put up three of his most valuable paintings for auction

Hypernyms: offer Definition: make available for sale Usage: The stores are offering specials on sweaters this week

Synonyms: offer, provide, put up Definition: mount or put up Usage: put up a good fight; offer resistance

Hypernyms: engage, wage Definition: carry on (wars, battles, or campaigns) Usage: Napoleon and Hitler waged war against all of Europe

Synonyms: put up, domiciliate, house Definition: provide housing for Usage: The immigrants were housed in a new development outside the town

Hypernyms: shelter Definition: provide shelter for Usage: After the earthquake, the government could not provide shelter for the thousands of homeless people