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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) shape

Synonyms: form, shape Definition: the spatial arrangement of something as distinct from its substance Usage: geometry is the mathematical science of shape

Hypernyms: attribute Definition: an abstraction belonging to or characteristic of an entity

Synonyms: form, cast, shape Definition: the visual appearance of something or someone Usage: the delicate cast of his features

Hypernyms: visual aspect, appearance Definition: outward or visible aspect of a person or thing

Synonyms: configuration, conformation, contour, shape, form Definition: any spatial attributes (especially as defined by outline) Usage: he could barely make out their shapes

Hypernyms: spatial property, spatiality Definition: any property relating to or occupying space

Synonyms: material body, physical body, physique, human body, soma, shape, anatomy, bod, build, chassis, figure, flesh, form, frame Definition: alternative names for the body of a human being Usage: Leonardo studied the human body; he has a strong physique; the spirit is willing but the flesh is weak

Hypernyms: physical structure, body, organic structure Definition: the entire structure of an organism (an animal, plant, or human being) Usage: he felt as if his whole body were on fire

Synonyms: form, pattern, shape Definition: a perceptual structure Usage: the composition presents problems for students of musical form; a visual pattern must include not only objects but the spaces between them

Hypernyms: structure Definition: the complex composition of knowledge as elements and their combinations Usage: his lectures have no structure

Synonyms: shape, embodiment Definition: a concrete representation of an otherwise nebulous concept Usage: a circle was the embodiment of his concept of life

Hypernyms: concrete representation, concretism Definition: a representation of an abstract idea in concrete terms

Synonyms: Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers Europe, SHAPE Definition: the supreme headquarters that advises NATO on military matters and oversees all aspects of the Allied Command Europe

Hypernyms: high command, supreme headquarters Definition: the highest leaders in an organization (e.g. the commander-in-chief and senior officers of the military)

Synonyms: shape, condition Definition: the state of (good) health (especially in the phrases `in condition' or `in shape' or `out of condition' or `out of shape')

Hypernyms: good health, healthiness Definition: the state of being vigorous and free from bodily or mental disease

Synonyms for (verb) shape

Synonyms: shape, form Definition: give shape or form to Usage: shape the dough; form the young child's character

Hypernyms: alter, change, modify Definition: cause to change; make different; cause a transformation Usage: The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city; The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue

Synonyms: influence, determine, regulate, mold, shape Definition: shape or influence; give direction to Usage: experience often determines ability; mold public opinion

Hypernyms: cause, do, make Definition: give rise to; cause to happen or occur, not always intentionally Usage: cause a commotion; make a stir; cause an accident

Synonyms: forge, form, mold, mould, shape, work Definition: make something, usually for a specific function Usage: She molded the rice balls carefully; Form cylinders from the dough; shape a figure; Work the metal into a sword

Hypernyms: create from raw material, create from raw stuff Definition: make from scratch