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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) shine

Synonyms: shine, radiance, radiancy, refulgence, refulgency, effulgence Definition: the quality of being bright and sending out rays of light

Hypernyms: brightness Definition: the location of a visual perception along a continuum from black to white

Synonyms for (verb) shine

Synonyms: smooth, smoothen, shine, polish Definition: make (a surface) shine Usage: shine the silver, please; polish my shoes

Hypernyms: embellish, fancify, prettify, beautify Definition: make more beautiful

Synonyms: beam, glow, radiate, shine Definition: experience a feeling of well-being or happiness, as from good health or an intense emotion Usage: She was beaming with joy; Her face radiated with happiness

Hypernyms: feel, experience Definition: undergo an emotional sensation or be in a particular state of mind Usage: She felt resentful; He felt regret

Synonyms: shine, glow, radiate, beam Definition: have a complexion with a strong bright color, such as red or pink Usage: Her face glowed when she came out of the sauna

Hypernyms: seem, look, appear Definition: give a certain impression or have a certain outward aspect Usage: She seems to be sleeping; This appears to be a very difficult problem; This project looks fishy; They appeared like people who had not eaten or slept for a long time

Synonyms: gleam, glint, glisten, glitter, shine Definition: be shiny, as if wet Usage: His eyes were glistening

Hypernyms: seem, look, appear Definition: give a certain impression or have a certain outward aspect Usage: She seems to be sleeping; This appears to be a very difficult problem; This project looks fishy; They appeared like people who had not eaten or slept for a long time

Synonyms: strike, shine, fall Definition: touch or seem as if touching visually or audibly Usage: Light fell on her face; The sun shone on the fields; The light struck the golden necklace; A strange sound struck my ears

Hypernyms: come about, take place, go on, hap, happen, fall out, pass, pass off, occur Definition: come to pass Usage: What is happening?; The meeting took place off without an incidence; Nothing occurred that seemed important

Synonyms: shine Definition: be clear and obvious Usage: A shining example

Hypernyms: be Definition: have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun) Usage: John is rich; This is not a good answer

Synonyms: shine Definition: be distinguished or eminent Usage: His talent shines

Hypernyms: be Definition: have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun) Usage: John is rich; This is not a good answer

Synonyms: reflect, shine Definition: be bright by reflecting or casting light Usage: Drive carefully--the wet road reflects

Hypernyms: give off, give out, emit Definition: give off, send forth, or discharge; as of light, heat, or radiation, vapor, etc. Usage: The ozone layer blocks some harmful rays which the sun emits