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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) shield

Synonyms: carapace, shell, shield, cuticle Definition: hard outer covering or case of certain organisms such as arthropods and turtles

Hypernyms: scute Definition: large bony or horny plate as on an armadillo or turtle or the underside of a snake

Synonyms: shield, buckler Definition: armor carried on the arm to intercept blows

Hypernyms: armor, armour Definition: protective covering made of metal and used in combat

Synonyms: shield Definition: a protective covering or structure

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 for (verb) shield

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: shield, harbor, harbour Definition: hold back a thought or feeling about Usage: She is harboring a grudge against him

Hypernyms: hide, conceal Definition: prevent from being seen or discovered Usage: Muslim women hide their faces; hide the money