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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) rate

Synonyms: rate, pace Definition: the relative speed of progress or change Usage: he lived at a fast pace; he works at a great rate; the pace of events accelerated

Hypernyms: temporal property Definition: a property relating to time

Synonyms: rate, charge per unit Definition: amount of a charge or payment relative to some basis Usage: a 10-minute phone call at that rate would cost $5

Hypernyms: charge Definition: the price charged for some article or service Usage: the admission charge

Synonyms: rate Definition: a quantity or amount or measure considered as a proportion of another quantity or amount or measure Usage: the literacy rate; the retention rate; the dropout rate

Hypernyms: proportion Definition: the quotient obtained when the magnitude of a part is divided by the magnitude of the whole

Synonyms: rate Definition: a magnitude or frequency relative to a time unit Usage: they traveled at a rate of 55 miles per hour; the rate of change was faster than expected

Hypernyms: magnitude relation, quantitative relation Definition: a relation between magnitudes

Synonyms for (verb) rate

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: value, rate Definition: estimate the value of Usage: How would you rate his chances to become President?; Gold was rated highly among the Romans

Hypernyms: assess, appraise, measure, valuate, value, evaluate Definition: evaluate or estimate the nature, quality, ability, extent, or significance of Usage: I will have the family jewels appraised by a professional; access all the factors when taking a risk

Synonyms: rate Definition: be worthy of or have a certain rating Usage: This bond rates highly

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