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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) rival

Synonyms: rival, contender, challenger, competition, competitor Definition: the contestant you hope to defeat Usage: he had respect for his rivals; he wanted to know what the competition was doing

Hypernyms: contestant Definition: a person who participates in competitions

Synonyms for (verb) rival

Synonyms: rival Definition: be the rival of, be in competition with Usage: we are rivaling for first place in the race

Hypernyms: contend, vie, compete Definition: compete for something; engage in a contest; measure oneself against others

Synonyms: equal, touch, rival, match Definition: be equal to in quality or ability Usage: Nothing can rival cotton for durability; Your performance doesn't even touch that of your colleagues; Her persistence and ambition only matches that of her parents

Hypernyms: contend, vie, compete Definition: compete for something; engage in a contest; measure oneself against others