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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) running

Synonyms: run, running Definition: the act of running; traveling on foot at a fast pace Usage: he broke into a run; his daily run keeps him fit

Hypernyms: locomotion, travel Definition: self-propelled movement

Synonyms: track, running Definition: the act of participating in an athletic competition involving running on a track

Hypernyms: track and field Definition: participating in athletic sports performed on a running track or on the field associated with it

Synonyms: run, running, running game, running play Definition: (American football) a play in which a player attempts to carry the ball through or past the opposing team Usage: the defensive line braced to stop the run; the coach put great emphasis on running

Hypernyms: football play Definition: (American football) a play by the offensive team

Synonyms: running Definition: the act of administering or being in charge of something Usage: he has responsibility for the running of two companies at the same time

Hypernyms: disposal, administration Definition: a method of tending to or managing the affairs of a some group of people (especially the group's business affairs)

Synonyms: running Definition: the state of being in operation Usage: the engine is running smoothly

Hypernyms: operation Definition: the state of being in effect or being operative Usage: that rule is no longer in operation

Synonyms for (adjective) running

Synonyms: running Definition: continually repeated over a period of time Usage: a running joke among us

Hypernyms: continual Definition: occurring without interruption; chiefly restricted to what recurs regularly or frequently in a prolonged and closely spaced series Usage: the continual banging of the shutters

Synonyms: functional, operative, running, working Definition: (of e.g. a machine) performing or capable of performing Usage: in running (or working) order; a functional set of brakes

Hypernyms: functioning Definition: performing or able to perform its regular function Usage: a functioning flashlight

Synonyms: running Definition: (of fluids) moving or issuing in a stream Usage: as mountain stream with freely running water; hovels without running water

Hypernyms: gushing, pouring Definition: flowing profusely Usage: a gushing hydrant; pouring flood waters

Hypernyms: spouting, spurting, squirting, jetting Definition: propelled violently in a usually narrow stream

Synonyms: running, linear Definition: measured lengthwise Usage: cost of lumber per running foot

Hypernyms: lengthways, lengthwise Definition: running or extending in the direction of the length of a thing Usage: the lengthwise dimension