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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) rock

Synonyms: rock, tilt, sway, careen Definition: pitching dangerously to one side

Hypernyms: lurch, pitch, pitching Definition: abrupt up-and-down motion (as caused by a ship or other conveyance) Usage: the pitching and tossing was quite exciting

Synonyms: rock, rock 'n' roll, rock and roll, rock music, rock'n'roll, rock-and-roll Definition: a genre of popular music originating in the 1950s; a blend of black rhythm-and-blues with white country-and-western Usage: rock is a generic term for the range of styles that evolved out of rock'n'roll.

Hypernyms: popular music, popular music genre Definition: any genre of music having wide appeal (but usually only for a short time)

Synonyms: rock, rock candy Definition: hard bright-colored stick candy (typically flavored with peppermint)

Hypernyms: confect, candy Definition: a rich sweet made of flavored sugar and often combined with fruit or nuts

Synonyms: rock, stone Definition: a lump or mass of hard consolidated mineral matter Usage: he threw a rock at me

Hypernyms: natural object Definition: an object occurring naturally; not made by man

Synonyms: rock Definition: (figurative) someone who is strong and stable and dependable Usage: he was her rock during the crisis; Thou art Peter, and upon this rock I will build my church--Gospel According to Matthew

Hypernyms: good person Definition: a person who is good to other people

Synonyms: John Rock, Rock Definition: United States gynecologist and devout Catholic who conducted the first clinical trials of the oral contraceptive pill (1890-1984)

Hypernyms: gynaecologist, gynecologist, woman's doctor Definition: a specialist in gynecology

Synonyms: rock, stone Definition: material consisting of the aggregate of minerals like those making up the Earth's crust Usage: that mountain is solid rock; stone is abundant in New England and there are many quarries

Hypernyms: material, stuff Definition: the tangible substance that goes into the makeup of a physical object Usage: coal is a hard black material; wheat is the stuff they use to make bread

Synonyms for (verb) rock

Synonyms: sway, rock, shake Definition: move back and forth or sideways Usage: the ship was rocking; the tall building swayed; She rocked back and forth on her feet

Hypernyms: move back and forth Definition: move in one direction and then into the opposite direction

Synonyms: rock, sway Definition: cause to move back and forth Usage: rock the cradle; rock the baby; the wind swayed the trees gently

Hypernyms: displace, move Definition: cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense Usage: Move those boxes into the corner, please; I'm moving my money to another bank; The director moved more responsibilities onto his new assistant