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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) slug

Synonyms: lick, clout, slug, biff, poke, punch Definition: (boxing) a blow with the fist Usage: I gave him a clout on his nose

Hypernyms: blow Definition: a powerful stroke with the fist or a weapon Usage: a blow on the head

Synonyms: slug Definition: any of various terrestrial gastropods having an elongated slimy body and no external shell

Hypernyms: gastropod, univalve Definition: a class of mollusks typically having a one-piece coiled shell and flattened muscular foot with a head bearing stalked eyes

Synonyms: bullet, slug Definition: a projectile that is fired from a gun

Hypernyms: projectile, missile Definition: a weapon that is forcibly thrown or projected at a targets but is not self-propelled

Synonyms: type slug, slug Definition: a strip of type metal used for spacing

Hypernyms: type metal Definition: an alloy of tin and lead and antimony used to make printing type

Synonyms: slug Definition: an amount of an alcoholic drink (usually liquor) that is poured or gulped Usage: he took a slug of hard liquor

Hypernyms: alcohol, alcoholic beverage, alcoholic drink, inebriant, intoxicant Definition: a liquor or brew containing alcohol as the active agent Usage: alcohol (or drink) ruined him

Synonyms: slug, sluggard Definition: an idle slothful person

Hypernyms: idler, bum, layabout, loafer, do-nothing Definition: person who does no work Usage: a lazy bum

Synonyms: slug Definition: a counterfeit coin

Hypernyms: coin Definition: a flat metal piece (usually a disc) used as money

Synonyms: slug Definition: a unit of mass equal to the mass that accelerates at 1 foot/sec/sec when acted upon by a force of 1 pound; approximately 14.5939 kilograms

Hypernyms: mass unit Definition: a unit of measurement for mass

Synonyms for (verb) slug

Synonyms: slog, slug, swig Definition: strike heavily, especially with the fist or a bat Usage: He slugged me so hard that I passed out

Hypernyms: hit Definition: deal a blow to, either with the hand or with an instrument Usage: He hit her hard in the face