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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) root

Synonyms: tooth root, root Definition: the part of a tooth that is embedded in the jaw and serves as support

Hypernyms: anatomical structure, bodily structure, body structure, complex body part, structure Definition: a particular complex anatomical part of a living thing Usage: he has good bone structure

Synonyms: stem, theme, base, root, root word, radical Definition: (linguistics) the form of a word after all affixes are removed Usage: thematic vowels are part of the stem

Hypernyms: descriptor, word form, form, signifier Definition: the phonological or orthographic sound or appearance of a word that can be used to describe or identify something Usage: the inflected forms of a word can be represented by a stem and a list of inflections to be attached

Synonyms: etymon, root Definition: a simple form inferred as the common basis from which related words in several languages can be derived by linguistic processes

Hypernyms: descriptor, word form, form, signifier Definition: the phonological or orthographic sound or appearance of a word that can be used to describe or identify something Usage: the inflected forms of a word can be represented by a stem and a list of inflections to be attached

Synonyms: root, solution Definition: the set of values that give a true statement when substituted into an equation

Hypernyms: set Definition: (mathematics) an abstract collection of numbers or symbols Usage: the set of prime numbers is infinite

Synonyms: root, rootage, source, beginning, origin Definition: the place where something begins, where it springs into being Usage: the Italian beginning of the Renaissance; Jupiter was the origin of the radiation; Pittsburgh is the source of the Ohio River; communism's Russian root

Hypernyms: point Definition: the precise location of something; a spatially limited location Usage: she walked to a point where she could survey the whole street

Synonyms: ancestor, antecedent, ascendant, ascendent, root Definition: someone from whom you are descended (but usually more remote than a grandparent)

Hypernyms: relation, relative Definition: a person related by blood or marriage Usage: police are searching for relatives of the deceased; he has distant relations back in New Jersey

Synonyms: root Definition: (botany) the usually underground organ that lacks buds or leaves or nodes; absorbs water and mineral salts; usually it anchors the plant to the ground

Hypernyms: plant organ Definition: a functional and structural unit of a plant or fungus

Synonyms: root Definition: a number that, when multiplied by itself some number of times, equals a given number

Hypernyms: number Definition: a concept of quantity involving zero and units Usage: every number has a unique position in the sequence

Synonyms for (verb) root

Synonyms: root Definition: take root and begin to grow Usage: this plant roots quickly

Hypernyms: grow Definition: become larger, greater, or bigger; expand or gain Usage: The problem grew too large for me; Her business grew fast

Synonyms: root Definition: cause to take roots

Hypernyms: grow Definition: cause to grow or develop Usage: He grows vegetables in his backyard

Synonyms: settle, settle down, root, take root, steady down Definition: become settled or established and stable in one's residence or life style Usage: He finally settled down

Hypernyms: stabilise, stabilize Definition: become stable or more stable Usage: The economy stabilized

Synonyms: root, rootle, rout Definition: dig with the snout Usage: the pig was rooting for truffles

Hypernyms: delve, dig, cut into, turn over Definition: turn up, loosen, or remove earth Usage: Dig we must; turn over the soil for aeration

Synonyms: root Definition: plant by the roots

Hypernyms: set, plant Definition: put or set (seeds, seedlings, or plants) into the ground Usage: Let's plant flowers in the garden

Synonyms: root Definition: come into existence, originate Usage: The problem roots in her depression

Hypernyms: become Definition: come into existence Usage: What becomes has duration