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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) skirt

Synonyms: skirt Definition: a garment hanging from the waist; worn mainly by girls and women

Hypernyms: garment Definition: an article of clothing Usage: garments of the finest silk

Synonyms: skirt Definition: cloth covering that forms the part of a garment below the waist

Hypernyms: cloth covering Definition: a covering made of cloth

Synonyms: dame, doll, chick, bird, wench, skirt Definition: informal terms for a (young) woman

Hypernyms: girl, fille, miss, missy, young woman, young lady Definition: a young woman Usage: a young lady of 18

Synonyms: skirt, annulus Definition: (Fungi) a remnant of the partial veil that in mature mushrooms surrounds the stem like a collar

Hypernyms: plant part, plant structure Definition: any part of a plant or fungus

Synonyms for (verb) skirt

Synonyms: hedge, circumvent, parry, put off, sidestep, skirt, dodge, duck, evade, fudge, elude Definition: avoid or try to avoid fulfilling, answering, or performing (duties, questions, or issues) Usage: He dodged the issue; she skirted the problem; They tend to evade their responsibilities; he evaded the questions skillfully

Hypernyms: avoid Definition: stay clear from; keep away from; keep out of the way of someone or something Usage: Her former friends now avoid her

Synonyms: skirt, environ, surround, ring, border Definition: extend on all sides of simultaneously; encircle Usage: The forest surrounds my property

Hypernyms: touch, adjoin, contact, meet Definition: be in direct physical contact with; make contact Usage: The two buildings touch; Their hands touched; The wire must not contact the metal cover; The surfaces contact at this point

Synonyms: skirt Definition: pass around or about; move along the border Usage: The boat skirted the coast

Hypernyms: go by, go past, surpass, travel by, pass, pass by Definition: move past Usage: A black limousine passed by when she looked out the window; He passed his professor in the hall; One line of soldiers surpassed the other

Synonyms: skirt Definition: form the edge of

Hypernyms: border, bound Definition: form the boundary of; be contiguous to