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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) rub

Synonyms: rub, wipe Definition: the act of rubbing or wiping Usage: he gave the hood a quick rub

Hypernyms: physical contact, contact Definition: the act of touching physically Usage: her fingers came in contact with the light switch

Synonyms: snag, rub, hang-up, hitch Definition: an unforeseen obstacle

Hypernyms: obstacle, obstruction Definition: something immaterial that stands in the way and must be circumvented or surmounted Usage: lack of imagination is an obstacle to one's advancement; the poverty of a district is an obstacle to good education; the filibuster was a major obstruction to the success of their plan

Synonyms for (verb) rub

Synonyms: rub Definition: move over something with pressure Usage: rub my hands; rub oil into her skin

Hypernyms: pass, draw, run, guide Definition: pass over, across, or through Usage: He ran his eyes over her body; She ran her fingers along the carved figurine; He drew her hair through his fingers

Synonyms: scratch, rub, chafe, fret, fray Definition: cause friction Usage: my sweater scratches

Hypernyms: touch, adjoin, contact, meet Definition: be in direct physical contact with; make contact Usage: The two buildings touch; Their hands touched; The wire must not contact the metal cover; The surfaces contact at this point

Synonyms: rub, scratch, itch Definition: scrape or rub as if to relieve itching Usage: Don't scratch your insect bites!

Hypernyms: irritate Definition: excite to an abnormal condition, or chafe or inflame Usage: Aspirin irritates my stomach