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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) screen

Synonyms: screen, blind Definition: a protective covering that keeps things out or hinders sight Usage: they had just moved in and had not put up blinds yet

Hypernyms: protection, protective cover, protective covering Definition: a covering that is intend to protect from damage or injury Usage: they had no protection from the fallout; wax provided protection for the floors

Synonyms: screen Definition: a protective covering consisting of netting; can be mounted in a frame Usage: they put screens in the windows for protection against insects; a metal screen protected the observers

Hypernyms: protection, protective cover, protective covering Definition: a covering that is intend to protect from damage or injury Usage: they had no protection from the fallout; wax provided protection for the floors

Synonyms: screen, concealment, cover, covert Definition: a covering that serves to conceal or shelter something Usage: a screen of trees afforded privacy; under cover of darkness; the brush provided a covert for game; the simplest concealment is to match perfectly the color of the background

Hypernyms: covering Definition: an artifact that covers something else (usually to protect or shelter or conceal it)

Synonyms: screen Definition: partition consisting of a decorative frame or panel that serves to divide a space

Hypernyms: partition, divider Definition: a vertical structure that divides or separates (as a wall divides one room from another)

Synonyms: screen, CRT screen Definition: the display that is electronically created on the surface of the large end of a cathode-ray tube

Hypernyms: video display, display Definition: an electronic device that represents information in visual form

Synonyms: screen, silver screen, projection screen Definition: a white or silvered surface where pictures can be projected for viewing

Hypernyms: surface Definition: the outer boundary of an artifact or a material layer constituting or resembling such a boundary Usage: there is a special cleaner for these surfaces; the cloth had a pattern of red dots on a white surface

Synonyms: screen, screen door Definition: a door that consists of a frame holding metallic or plastic netting; used to allow ventilation and to keep insects from entering a building through the open door Usage: he heard the screen slam as she left

Hypernyms: door Definition: a swinging or sliding barrier that will close the entrance to a room or building or vehicle Usage: he knocked on the door; he slammed the door as he left

Synonyms: sieve, screen Definition: a strainer for separating lumps from powdered material or grading particles

Hypernyms: strainer Definition: a filter to retain larger pieces while smaller pieces and liquids pass through

Synonyms: filmdom, screen, screenland Definition: the personnel of the film industry Usage: a star of stage and screen

Hypernyms: film industry, movie industry Definition: the entertainment industries involved in producing and distributing movies

Synonyms for (verb) screen

Synonyms: screen Definition: examine methodically Usage: screen the suitcases

Hypernyms: study, examine, analyse, analyze, canvas, canvass Definition: consider in detail and subject to an analysis in order to discover essential features or meaning Usage: analyze a sonnet by Shakespeare; analyze the evidence in a criminal trial; analyze your real motives

Synonyms: shield, screen Definition: protect, hide, or conceal from danger or harm

Hypernyms: protect Definition: shield from danger, injury, destruction, or damage Usage: Weatherbeater protects your roof from the rain

Synonyms: riddle, screen Definition: separate with a riddle, as grain from chaff

Hypernyms: sieve, sift, strain Definition: separate by passing through a sieve or other straining device to separate out coarser elements Usage: sift the flour

Synonyms: screen, block out Definition: prevent from entering Usage: block out the strong sunlight

Hypernyms: jam, close up, block, impede, obstruct, obturate, occlude Definition: block passage through Usage: obstruct the path

Synonyms: screen Definition: project onto a screen for viewing Usage: screen a film

Hypernyms: show Definition: make visible or noticeable Usage: She showed her talent for cooking; Show me your etchings, please

Synonyms: sieve, screen, screen out, sort Definition: examine in order to test suitability Usage: screen these samples; screen the job applicants

Hypernyms: select, choose, take, pick out Definition: pick out, select, or choose from a number of alternatives Usage: Take any one of these cards; Choose a good husband for your daughter; She selected a pair of shoes from among the dozen the salesgirl had shown her

Synonyms: test, screen Definition: test or examine for the presence of disease or infection Usage: screen the blood for the HIV virus

Hypernyms: check Definition: make an examination or investigation Usage: check into the rumor; check the time of the class