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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) rod

Synonyms: rod Definition: any rod-shaped bacterium

Hypernyms: bacteria, bacterium Definition: (microbiology) single-celled or noncellular spherical or spiral or rod-shaped organisms lacking chlorophyll that reproduce by fission; important as pathogens and for biochemical properties; taxonomy is difficult; often considered to be plants

Synonyms: gat, rod Definition: a gangster's pistol

Hypernyms: pistol, shooting iron, side arm, handgun Definition: a firearm that is held and fired with one hand

Synonyms: rod Definition: a long thin implement made of metal or wood

Hypernyms: implement Definition: instrumentation (a piece of equipment or tool) used to effect an end

Synonyms: retinal rod, rod, rod cell Definition: a visual receptor cell that is sensitive to dim light

Hypernyms: visual cell Definition: one of the cells of the retina that is sensitive to light

Synonyms: perch, rod, pole Definition: a square rod of land

Hypernyms: area unit, square measure Definition: a system of units used to measure areas

Synonyms: rod, pole, perch Definition: a linear measure of 16.5 feet

Hypernyms: linear measure, linear unit Definition: a unit of measurement of length