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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) ruin

Synonyms: laying waste, wrecking, ruin, ruination, ruining Definition: destruction achieved by causing something to be wrecked or ruined

Hypernyms: devastation, destruction Definition: the termination of something by causing so much damage to it that it cannot be repaired or no longer exists

Synonyms: ruin Definition: a ruined building Usage: they explored several Roman ruins

Hypernyms: building, edifice Definition: a structure that has a roof and walls and stands more or less permanently in one place Usage: there was a three-story building on the corner; it was an imposing edifice

Synonyms: ruin, ruination, downfall Definition: failure that results in a loss of position or reputation

Hypernyms: failure Definition: an event that does not accomplish its intended purpose Usage: the surprise party was a complete failure

Synonyms: ruin, ruination Definition: an event that results in destruction

Hypernyms: demolition, destruction, wipeout Definition: an event (or the result of an event) that completely destroys something

Synonyms: dilapidation, ruin Definition: the process of becoming dilapidated

Hypernyms: decay Definition: the process of gradually becoming inferior

Synonyms: ruin, ruination Definition: an irrecoverable state of devastation and destruction Usage: you have brought ruin on this entire family

Hypernyms: devastation, desolation Definition: the state of being decayed or destroyed

Synonyms for (verb) ruin

Synonyms: ruin Definition: fall into ruin

Hypernyms: dilapidate, crumble, decay Definition: fall into decay or ruin Usage: The unoccupied house started to decay

Synonyms: ruin, deflower Definition: deprive of virginity Usage: This dirty old man deflowered several young girls in the village

Hypernyms: copulate, couple, pair, mate Definition: engage in sexual intercourse Usage: Birds mate in the Spring

Synonyms: ruin Definition: reduce to ruins Usage: The country lay ruined after the war

Hypernyms: desolate, devastate, scourge, lay waste to, ravage, waste Definition: cause extensive destruction or ruin utterly Usage: The enemy lay waste to the countryside after the invasion

Synonyms: bankrupt, break, smash, ruin Definition: reduce to bankruptcy Usage: My daughter's fancy wedding is going to break me!; The slump in the financial markets smashed him

Hypernyms: impoverish Definition: make poor

Synonyms: ruin Definition: destroy or cause to fail Usage: This behavior will ruin your chances of winning the election

Hypernyms: spoil, scotch, queer, thwart, bilk, baffle, foil, frustrate, cross Definition: hinder or prevent (the efforts, plans, or desires) of Usage: What ultimately frustrated every challenger was Ruth's amazing September surge; foil your opponent