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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) rank

Synonyms: rank, rank and file Definition: the ordinary members of an organization (such as the enlisted soldiers of an army) Usage: the strike was supported by the union rank and file; he rose from the ranks to become a colonel

Hypernyms: force, personnel Definition: group of people willing to obey orders Usage: a public force is necessary to give security to the rights of citizens

Synonyms: rank, membership Definition: the body of members of an organization or group Usage: they polled their membership; they found dissension in their own ranks; he joined the ranks of the unemployed

Hypernyms: body Definition: a group of persons associated by some common tie or occupation and regarded as an entity Usage: the whole body filed out of the auditorium; the student body; administrative body

Synonyms: rank Definition: a row or line of people (especially soldiers or police) standing abreast of one another Usage: the entrance was guarded by ranks of policemen

Hypernyms: line Definition: a formation of people or things one beside another Usage: the line of soldiers advanced with their bayonets fixed; they were arrayed in line of battle; the cast stood in line for the curtain call

Synonyms: rank, social rank, social station, social status Definition: position in a social hierarchy Usage: the British are more aware of social status than Americans are

Hypernyms: status, position Definition: the relative position or standing of things or especially persons in a society Usage: he had the status of a minor; the novel attained the status of a classic; atheists do not enjoy a favorable position in American life

Synonyms: rank Definition: relative status Usage: his salary was determined by his rank and seniority

Hypernyms: status, position Definition: the relative position or standing of things or especially persons in a society Usage: he had the status of a minor; the novel attained the status of a classic; atheists do not enjoy a favorable position in American life

Synonyms for (verb) rank

Synonyms: place, range, rank, rate, grade, order Definition: assign a rank or rating to Usage: how would you rank these students?; The restaurant is rated highly in the food guide

Hypernyms: evaluate, judge, pass judgment Definition: form a critical opinion of Usage: I cannot judge some works of modern art; How do you evaluate this grant proposal? We shouldn't pass judgment on other people

Synonyms: rank Definition: take or have a position relative to others Usage: This painting ranks among the best in the Western World

Hypernyms: be Definition: have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun) Usage: John is rich; This is not a good answer

Synonyms: outrank, rank Definition: take precedence or surpass others in rank

Hypernyms: surpass, excel, stand out Definition: distinguish oneself Usage: She excelled in math

Synonyms for (adjective) rank

Synonyms: rank Definition: growing profusely Usage: rank jungle vegetation

Hypernyms: abundant Definition: present in great quantity Usage: an abundant supply of water

Synonyms: absolute, out-and-out, sheer, rank, right-down, downright Definition: complete and without restriction or qualification; sometimes used informally as intensifiers Usage: absolute freedom; an absolute dimwit; a downright lie; out-and-out mayhem; an out-and-out lie; a rank outsider; many right-down vices; got the job through sheer persistence; sheer stupidity

Hypernyms: complete Definition: having every necessary or normal part or component or step Usage: a complete meal; a complete wardrobe; a complete set of the Britannica; a complete set of china; a complete defeat; a complete accounting

Synonyms: flagrant, rank, egregious, crying, glaring, gross Definition: conspicuously and outrageously bad or reprehensible Usage: a crying shame; an egregious lie; flagrant violation of human rights; a glaring error; gross ineptitude; gross injustice; rank treachery

Hypernyms: conspicuous Definition: obvious to the eye or mind Usage: a tower conspicuous at a great distance; wore conspicuous neckties; made herself conspicuous by her exhibitionistic preening

Synonyms: rank Definition: very fertile; producing profuse growth Usage: rank earth

Hypernyms: fertile Definition: capable of reproducing

Synonyms: rank Definition: very offensive in smell or taste Usage: a rank cigar

Hypernyms: offensive Definition: unpleasant or disgusting especially to the senses Usage: offensive odors