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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) stir

Synonyms: stir, ado, hustle, bustle, fuss, flurry Definition: a rapid active commotion

Hypernyms: tumult, ruckus, ruction, rumpus, commotion, din Definition: the act of making a noisy disturbance

Synonyms: stir Definition: emotional agitation and excitement

Hypernyms: agitation Definition: the feeling of being agitated; not calm

Synonyms: stir, splash Definition: a prominent or sensational but short-lived news event Usage: he made a great splash and then disappeared

Hypernyms: disruption, disturbance, to-do, commotion, flutter, hoo-ha, hoo-hah, hurly burly, kerfuffle Definition: a disorderly outburst or tumult Usage: they were amazed by the furious disturbance they had caused

Synonyms for (verb) stir

Synonyms: stir Definition: mix or add by stirring Usage: Stir nuts into the dough

Hypernyms: work Definition: move into or onto Usage: work the raisins into the dough; the student worked a few jokes into his presentation; work the body onto the flatbed truck

Synonyms: bring up, call down, call forth, invoke, conjure, conjure up, arouse, put forward, raise, evoke, stir Definition: summon into action or bring into existence, often as if by magic Usage: raise the specter of unemployment; he conjured wild birds in the air; call down the spirits from the mountain

Hypernyms: make, create Definition: make or cause to be or to become Usage: make a mess in one's office; create a furor

Synonyms: excite, stimulate, stir, shake, shake up Definition: stir the feelings, emotions, or peace of Usage: These stories shook the community; the civil war shook the country

Hypernyms: kindle, elicit, enkindle, evoke, fire, arouse, raise, provoke Definition: call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses) Usage: arouse pity; raise a smile; evoke sympathy

Synonyms: touch, stir Definition: affect emotionally Usage: A stirring movie; I was touched by your kind letter of sympathy

Hypernyms: affect, strike, move, impress Definition: have an emotional or cognitive impact upon Usage: This child impressed me as unusually mature; This behavior struck me as odd

Synonyms: budge, shift, stir, agitate Definition: move very slightly Usage: He shifted in his seat

Hypernyms: move Definition: move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion Usage: He moved his hand slightly to the right

Synonyms: arouse, stir Definition: to begin moving, "As the thunder started the sleeping children began to stir"

Hypernyms: move Definition: move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion Usage: He moved his hand slightly to the right

Synonyms: stir Definition: move an implement through Usage: stir the soup; stir my drink; stir the soil

Hypernyms: displace, move Definition: cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense Usage: Move those boxes into the corner, please; I'm moving my money to another bank; The director moved more responsibilities onto his new assistant

Synonyms: stimulate, stir, excite Definition: stir feelings in Usage: stimulate my appetite; excite the audience; stir emotions

Hypernyms: sensitise, sensitize Definition: cause to sense; make sensitive Usage: She sensitized me with respect to gender differences in this traditional male-dominated society; My tongue became sensitized to good wine