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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) speed

Synonyms: speed, speeding, hurrying Definition: changing location rapidly

Hypernyms: motion, move, movement Definition: the act of changing location from one place to another Usage: police controlled the motion of the crowd; the movement of people from the farms to the cities; his move put him directly in my path

Synonyms: pep pill, speed, amphetamine, upper Definition: a central nervous system stimulant that increases energy and decreases appetite; used to treat narcolepsy and some forms of depression

Hypernyms: drug of abuse, street drug Definition: a drug that is taken for nonmedicinal reasons (usually for mind-altering effects); drug abuse can lead to physical and mental damage and (with some substances) dependence and addiction

Hypernyms: stimulant, stimulant drug, excitant Definition: a drug that temporarily quickens some vital process

Synonyms: fastness, speed, swiftness Definition: a rate (usually rapid) at which something happens Usage: the project advanced with gratifying speed

Hypernyms: rate, pace Definition: the relative speed of progress or change Usage: he lived at a fast pace; he works at a great rate; the pace of events accelerated

Synonyms: f number, focal ratio, stop number, speed Definition: the ratio of the focal length to the diameter of a (camera) lens system

Hypernyms: ratio Definition: the relative magnitudes of two quantities (usually expressed as a quotient)

Synonyms: speed, velocity Definition: distance travelled per unit time

Hypernyms: rate Definition: a magnitude or frequency relative to a time unit Usage: they traveled at a rate of 55 miles per hour; the rate of change was faster than expected

Synonyms for (verb) speed

Synonyms: speed, speed up, accelerate, quicken Definition: move faster Usage: The car accelerated

Hypernyms: deepen, intensify Definition: become more intense Usage: The debate intensified; His dislike for raw fish only deepened in Japan

Synonyms: accelerate, speed, speed up Definition: cause to move faster Usage: He accelerated the car

Hypernyms: alter, change, modify Definition: cause to change; make different; cause a transformation Usage: The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city; The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue

Synonyms: zip, travel rapidly, hurry, speed Definition: move very fast Usage: The runner zipped past us at breakneck speed

Hypernyms: go, locomote, travel, move Definition: change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically Usage: How fast does your new car go?; We travelled from Rome to Naples by bus; The policemen went from door to door looking for the suspect; The soldiers moved towards the city in an attempt to take it before night fell; news travelled fast

Synonyms: speed Definition: travel at an excessive or illegal velocity Usage: I got a ticket for speeding

Hypernyms: go, locomote, travel, move Definition: change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically Usage: How fast does your new car go?; We travelled from Rome to Naples by bus; The policemen went from door to door looking for the suspect; The soldiers moved towards the city in an attempt to take it before night fell; news travelled fast

Synonyms: hasten, hotfoot, hie, cannonball along, bucket along, pelt along, belt along, step on it, race, speed, rush, rush along Definition: move fast Usage: He rushed down the hall to receive his guests; The cars raced down the street

Hypernyms: go, locomote, travel, move Definition: change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically Usage: How fast does your new car go?; We travelled from Rome to Naples by bus; The policemen went from door to door looking for the suspect; The soldiers moved towards the city in an attempt to take it before night fell; news travelled fast