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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) rat

Synonyms: rat Definition: any of various long-tailed rodents similar to but larger than a mouse

Hypernyms: rodent, gnawer Definition: relatively small placental mammals having a single pair of constantly growing incisor teeth specialized for gnawing

Synonyms: rat Definition: a pad (usually made of hair) worn as part of a woman's coiffure

Hypernyms: pad Definition: a flat mass of soft material used for protection, stuffing, or comfort

Synonyms: squealer, informer, betrayer, blabber, rat Definition: one who reveals confidential information in return for money

Hypernyms: informant, source Definition: a person who supplies information

Synonyms: rotter, skunk, so-and-so, scum bag, stinker, stinkpot, rat, puke, bum, lowlife, git, crumb, dirty dog Definition: a person who is deemed to be despicable or contemptible Usage: only a rotter would do that; kill the rat; throw the bum out; you cowardly little pukes!; the British call a contemptible person a `git'

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

Synonyms: scab, rat, strikebreaker, blackleg Definition: someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike

Hypernyms: worker Definition: a person who works at a specific occupation Usage: he is a good worker

Synonyms for (verb) rat

Synonyms: rat, stag, snitch, shit, shop, denounce, betray, tell on, give away, grass Definition: give away information about somebody Usage: He told on his classmate who had cheated on the exam

Hypernyms: inform Definition: impart knowledge of some fact, state or affairs, or event to Usage: I informed him of his rights

Synonyms: rat Definition: catch rats, especially with dogs

Hypernyms: capture, catch Definition: capture as if by hunting, snaring, or trapping Usage: I caught a rabbit in the trap today

Synonyms: rat Definition: give (hair) the appearance of being fuller by using a rat

Hypernyms: fill out, pad Definition: line or stuff with soft material Usage: pad a bra

Synonyms: fink, scab, blackleg, rat Definition: take the place of work of someone on strike

Hypernyms: do work, work Definition: be employed Usage: Is your husband working again?; My wife never worked; Do you want to work after the age of 60?; She never did any work because she inherited a lot of money; She works as a waitress to put herself through college

Synonyms: rat Definition: employ scabs or strike breakers in

Hypernyms: hire, employ, engage Definition: engage or hire for work Usage: They hired two new secretaries in the department; How many people has she employed?

Synonyms: rat Definition: desert one's party or group of friends, for example, for one's personal advantage

Hypernyms: defect, desert Definition: desert (a cause, a country or an army), often in order to join the opposing cause, country, or army Usage: If soldiers deserted Hitler's army, they were shot