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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 (verb) specify

Synonyms: assign, set apart, specify Definition: select something or someone for a specific purpose Usage: The teacher assigned him to lead his classmates in the exercise

Hypernyms: select, choose, take, pick out Definition: pick out, select, or choose from a number of alternatives Usage: Take any one of these cards; Choose a good husband for your daughter; She selected a pair of shoes from among the dozen the salesgirl had shown her

Synonyms: intend, designate, destine, specify Definition: design or destine Usage: She was intended to become the director

Hypernyms: plan Definition: make plans for something Usage: He is planning a trip with his family

Synonyms: pin down, peg down, nail down, narrow, narrow down, specify Definition: define clearly Usage: I cannot narrow down the rules for this game

Hypernyms: determine Definition: fix in scope; fix the boundaries of Usage: the tree determines the border of the property

Synonyms: limit, set, specify, define, determine, fix Definition: decide upon or fix definitely Usage: fix the variables; specify the parameters

Hypernyms: select, choose, take, pick out Definition: pick out, select, or choose from a number of alternatives Usage: Take any one of these cards; Choose a good husband for your daughter; She selected a pair of shoes from among the dozen the salesgirl had shown her

Synonyms: qualify, specify, stipulate, condition Definition: specify as a condition or requirement in a contract or agreement; make an express demand or provision in an agreement Usage: The will stipulates that she can live in the house for the rest of her life; The contract stipulates the dates of the payments

Hypernyms: undertake, contract Definition: enter into a contractual arrangement

Synonyms: specialise, specialize, specify, particularise, particularize Definition: be specific about Usage: Could you please specify your criticism of my paper?

Hypernyms: lucubrate, dilate, elaborate, expand, expatiate, exposit, expound, enlarge, flesh out Definition: add details, as to an account or idea; clarify the meaning of and discourse in a learned way, usually in writing Usage: She elaborated on the main ideas in her dissertation

Synonyms: specify, define, delimit, delimitate, delineate Definition: determine the essential quality of

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