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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) scrape

Synonyms: mark, scar, scrape, scratch Definition: an indication of damage

Hypernyms: mar, defect, blemish Definition: a mark or flaw that spoils the appearance of something (especially on a person's body) Usage: a facial blemish

Synonyms: scrape, scraping Definition: a deep bow with the foot drawn backwards (indicating excessive humility) Usage: all that bowing and scraping did not impress him

Hypernyms: obeisance, bow, bowing Definition: bending the head or body or knee as a sign of reverence or submission or shame or greeting

Synonyms: scrape, scraping, scratch, scratching Definition: a harsh noise made by scraping Usage: the scrape of violin bows distracted her

Hypernyms: noise Definition: sound of any kind (especially unintelligible or dissonant sound) Usage: he enjoyed the street noises; they heard indistinct noises of people talking; during the firework display that ended the gala the noise reached 98 decibels

Synonyms: abrasion, scrape, scratch, excoriation Definition: an abraded area where the skin is torn or worn off

Hypernyms: wound, lesion Definition: an injury to living tissue (especially an injury involving a cut or break in the skin)

Synonyms for (verb) scrape

Synonyms: scrape, grate Definition: scratch repeatedly Usage: The cat scraped at the armchair

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

Synonyms: scrape, scratch, scratch up Definition: cut the surface of; wear away the surface of

Hypernyms: incise Definition: make an incision into by carving or cutting

Synonyms: scrape, skin Definition: bruise, cut, or injure the skin or the surface of Usage: The boy skinned his knee when he fell

Hypernyms: wound, injure Definition: cause injuries or bodily harm to

Synonyms: come up, scrape, scrape up, scratch Definition: gather (money or other resources) together over time Usage: She had scraped together enough money for college; they scratched a meager living

Hypernyms: hoard, roll up, pile up, amass, accumulate, collect, compile Definition: get or gather together Usage: I am accumulating evidence for the man's unfaithfulness to his wife; She is amassing a lot of data for her thesis; She rolled up a small fortune

Synonyms: scrape Definition: make by scraping Usage: They scraped a letter into the stone

Hypernyms: make, create Definition: make or cause to be or to become Usage: make a mess in one's office; create a furor

Synonyms: kowtow, scrape, genuflect Definition: bend the knees and bow in a servile manner

Hypernyms: bow Definition: bend the head or the upper part of the body in a gesture of respect or greeting Usage: He bowed before the King