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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) stake

Synonyms: stake Definition: a strong wooden or metal post with a point at one end so it can be driven into the ground

Hypernyms: post Definition: an upright consisting of a piece of timber or metal fixed firmly in an upright position Usage: he set a row of posts in the ground and strung barbwire between them

Synonyms: stake Definition: instrument of execution consisting of a vertical post that a victim is tied to for burning

Hypernyms: instrument of execution Definition: an instrument designed and used to take the life of a condemned person

Synonyms: stake, post Definition: a pole or stake set up to mark something (as the start or end of a race track) Usage: a pair of posts marked the goal; the corner of the lot was indicated by a stake

Hypernyms: visual signal Definition: a signal that involves visual communication

Synonyms: stake, interest Definition: (law) a right or legal share of something; a financial involvement with something Usage: they have interests all over the world; a stake in the company's future

Hypernyms: share, percentage, part, portion Definition: assets belonging to or due to or contributed by an individual person or group Usage: he wanted his share in cash

Synonyms: stake, stakes, bet, wager Definition: the money risked on a gamble

Hypernyms: gamble Definition: money that is risked for possible monetary gain

Synonyms for (verb) stake

Synonyms: punt, stake, gage, game, back, bet on Definition: place a bet on Usage: Which horse are you backing?; I'm betting on the new horse

Hypernyms: play, bet, wager Definition: stake on the outcome of an issue Usage: I bet $100 on that new horse; She played all her money on the dark horse

Synonyms: impale, stake Definition: kill by piercing with a spear or sharp pole Usage: the enemies were impaled and left to die

Hypernyms: kill Definition: cause to die; put to death, usually intentionally or knowingly Usage: This man killed several people when he tried to rob a bank; The farmer killed a pig for the holidays

Synonyms: stake, post Definition: mark with a stake Usage: stake out the path

Hypernyms: mark Definition: make or leave a mark on Usage: the scouts marked the trail; ash marked the believers' foreheads

Synonyms: stake Definition: tie or fasten to a stake Usage: stake your goat

Hypernyms: fix, fasten, secure Definition: cause to be firmly attached Usage: fasten the lock onto the door; she fixed her gaze on the man

Synonyms: jeopardize, adventure, stake, hazard, venture Definition: put at risk Usage: I will stake my good reputation for this

Hypernyms: risk, put on the line, lay on the line Definition: expose to a chance of loss or damage Usage: We risked losing a lot of money in this venture; Why risk your life?; She laid her job on the line when she told the boss that he was wrong