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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) rip

Synonyms: rip, rent, split Definition: the act of rending or ripping or splitting something Usage: he gave the envelope a vigorous rip

Hypernyms: tear Definition: the act of tearing Usage: he took the manuscript in both hands and gave it a mighty tear

Synonyms: rip, riptide, tide rip, countercurrent, crosscurrent Definition: a stretch of turbulent water in a river or the sea caused by one current flowing into or across another current

Hypernyms: turbulence, turbulency Definition: unstable flow of a liquid or gas

Synonyms: rip, rent, split, snag, tear Definition: an opening made forcibly as by pulling apart Usage: there was a rip in his pants; she had snags in her stockings

Hypernyms: opening, gap Definition: an open or empty space in or between things Usage: there was a small opening between the trees; the explosion made a gap in the wall

Synonyms: rake, rakehell, profligate, rip, blood, roue Definition: a dissolute man in fashionable society

Hypernyms: libertine, rounder, debauchee Definition: a dissolute person; usually a man who is morally unrestrained

Synonyms for (verb) rip

Synonyms: rip Definition: criticize or abuse strongly and violently Usage: The candidate ripped into his opponent mercilessly

Hypernyms: snipe, round, assail, assault, attack, lash out Definition: attack in speech or writing Usage: The editors of the left-leaning paper attacked the new House Speaker

Synonyms: rend, rip, rive, pull Definition: tear or be torn violently Usage: The curtain ripped from top to bottom; pull the cooked chicken into strips

Hypernyms: tear, rupture, snap, bust Definition: separate or cause to separate abruptly Usage: The rope snapped; tear the paper

Synonyms: rip Definition: cut (wood) along the grain

Hypernyms: cut Definition: separate with or as if with an instrument Usage: Cut the rope

Synonyms: rip Definition: move precipitously or violently Usage: The tornado ripped along the coast

Hypernyms: tear, shoot, shoot down, buck, charge Definition: move quickly and violently Usage: The car tore down the street; He came charging into my office