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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) quarter

Synonyms: quarter Definition: clemency or mercy shown to a defeated opponent Usage: he surrendered but asked for quarter

Hypernyms: mercifulness, mercy, clemency Definition: leniency and compassion shown toward offenders by a person or agency charged with administering justice Usage: he threw himself on the mercy of the court

Synonyms: quarter Definition: piece of leather that comprises the part of a shoe or boot covering the heel and joining the vamp

Hypernyms: piece of leather Definition: a separate part consisting of leather

Synonyms: stern, tail, after part, poop, quarter Definition: the rear part of a ship

Hypernyms: rear, back Definition: the side that goes last or is not normally seen Usage: he wrote the date on the back of the photograph

Synonyms: quarter Definition: a district of a city having some distinguishing character Usage: the Latin Quarter

Hypernyms: city district Definition: a district of a town or city

Synonyms: quarter Definition: an unspecified person Usage: he dropped a word in the right quarter

Hypernyms: somebody, someone, soul, mortal, person, individual Definition: a human being Usage: there was too much for one person to do

Synonyms: quarter Definition: a United States or Canadian coin worth one fourth of a dollar Usage: he fed four quarters into the slot machine

Hypernyms: coin Definition: a flat metal piece (usually a disc) used as money

Synonyms: quarter Definition: a quarter of a hundredweight (28 pounds)

Hypernyms: British capacity unit, Imperial capacity unit Definition: a unit of measure for capacity officially adopted in the British Imperial System; British units are both dry and wet

Synonyms: quarter Definition: a quarter of a hundredweight (25 pounds)

Hypernyms: avoirdupois unit Definition: any of the units of the avoirdupois system of weights

Synonyms: twenty-five percent, one-fourth, one-quarter, quarter, quartern, fourth, fourth part Definition: one of four equal parts Usage: a quarter of a pound

Hypernyms: common fraction, simple fraction Definition: the quotient of two integers

Synonyms: quarter Definition: one of the four major division of the compass Usage: the wind is coming from that quarter

Hypernyms: orientation Definition: position or alignment relative to points of the compass or other specific directions

Synonyms: quarter Definition: a fourth part of a year; three months Usage: unemployment fell during the last quarter

Hypernyms: time period, period, period of time Definition: an amount of time Usage: a time period of 30 years; hastened the period of time of his recovery; Picasso's blue period

Synonyms: quarter Definition: one of four periods into which the school year is divided Usage: the fall quarter ends at Christmas

Hypernyms: session, school term, academic session, academic term Definition: the time during which a school holds classes Usage: they had to shorten the school term

Synonyms: quarter Definition: a unit of time equal to 15 minutes or a quarter of an hour Usage: it's a quarter til 4; a quarter after 4 o'clock

Hypernyms: unit of time, time unit Definition: a unit for measuring time periods

Synonyms: quarter Definition: (football, professional basketball) one of four divisions into which some games are divided Usage: both teams scored in the first quarter

Hypernyms: part, section, division Definition: one of the portions into which something is regarded as divided and which together constitute a whole Usage: the written part of the exam; the finance section of the company; the BBC's engineering division

Synonyms for (verb) quarter

Synonyms: quarter Definition: divide by four; divide into quarters

Hypernyms: divide, fraction Definition: perform a division Usage: Can you divide 49 by seven?

Synonyms: quarter Definition: divide into quarters Usage: quarter an apple

Hypernyms: section, segment Definition: divide into segments Usage: segment an orange; segment a compound word

Synonyms: quarter, draw, draw and quarter Definition: pull (a person) apart with four horses tied to his extremities, so as to execute him Usage: in the old days, people were drawn and quartered for certain crimes

Hypernyms: kill Definition: cause to die; put to death, usually intentionally or knowingly Usage: This man killed several people when he tried to rob a bank; The farmer killed a pig for the holidays

Synonyms: canton, quarter, billet Definition: provide housing for (military personnel)

Hypernyms: accommodate, lodge Definition: provide housing for Usage: We are lodging three foreign students this semester