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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) respite

Synonyms: recess, respite, time out, break Definition: a pause from doing something (as work) Usage: we took a 10-minute break; he took time out to recuperate

Hypernyms: pause Definition: temporary inactivity

Synonyms: respite, reprieve Definition: the act of reprieving; postponing or remitting punishment

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: reprieve, respite, hiatus, suspension, abatement Definition: an interruption in the intensity or amount of something

Hypernyms: break, interruption Definition: some abrupt occurrence that interrupts an ongoing activity Usage: the telephone is an annoying interruption; there was a break in the action when a player was hurt

Synonyms: reprieve, respite Definition: a (temporary) relief from harm or discomfort

Hypernyms: ease, relief Definition: the condition of being comfortable or relieved (especially after being relieved of distress) Usage: he enjoyed his relief from responsibility; getting it off his conscience gave him some ease

Synonyms: respite, rest, rest period, relief Definition: a pause for relaxation Usage: people actually accomplish more when they take time for short rests

Hypernyms: pause, break, intermission, interruption, suspension Definition: a time interval during which there is a temporary cessation of something

Synonyms for (verb) respite

Synonyms: reprieve, respite Definition: postpone the punishment of a convicted criminal, such as an execution

Hypernyms: remit, postpone, prorogue, put off, put over, set back, shelve, defer, table, hold over Definition: hold back to a later time Usage: let's postpone the exam