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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) stone

Synonyms: stone Definition: building material consisting of a piece of rock hewn in a definite shape for a special purpose Usage: he wanted a special stone to mark the site

Hypernyms: building material Definition: material used for constructing buildings

Synonyms: stone Definition: a lack of feeling or expression or movement Usage: he must have a heart of stone; her face was as hard as stone

Hypernyms: coldness, chilliness, coolness, iciness, frigidity, frigidness Definition: a lack of affection or enthusiasm Usage: a distressing coldness of tone and manner

Synonyms: rock, stone Definition: a lump or mass of hard consolidated mineral matter Usage: he threw a rock at me

Hypernyms: natural object Definition: an object occurring naturally; not made by man

Synonyms: Stone, Edward Durell Stone Definition: United States architect (1902-1978)

Hypernyms: architect, designer Definition: someone who creates plans to be used in making something (such as buildings)

Synonyms: Stone, Harlan Fiske Stone Definition: United States jurist who served on the United States Supreme Court as chief justice (1872-1946)

Hypernyms: jurist, legal expert Definition: a legal scholar versed in civil law or the law of nations

Synonyms: I. F. Stone, Isidor Feinstein Stone, Stone Definition: United States journalist who advocated liberal causes (1907-1989)

Hypernyms: journalist Definition: a writer for newspapers and magazines

Synonyms: Stone, Lucy Stone Definition: United States feminist and suffragist (1818-1893)

Hypernyms: libber, feminist, women's liberationist, women's rightist Definition: a supporter of feminism

Hypernyms: suffragist Definition: an advocate of the extension of voting rights (especially to women)

Synonyms: Oliver Stone, Stone Definition: United States filmmaker (born in 1946)

Hypernyms: film maker, film producer, filmmaker, movie maker Definition: a producer of motion pictures

Synonyms: Stone, Harlan F. Stone, Harlan Fisk Stone, Harlan Stone Definition: United States jurist who was named chief justice of the United States Supreme Court in 1941 by Franklin D. Roosevelt (1872-1946)

Hypernyms: chief justice Definition: the judge who presides over a supreme court

Synonyms: endocarp, stone, pit Definition: the hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed Usage: you should remove the stones from prunes before cooking

Hypernyms: seed vessel, pericarp Definition: the ripened and variously modified walls of a plant ovary

Synonyms: stone Definition: an avoirdupois unit used to measure the weight of a human body; equal to 14 pounds Usage: a heavy chap who must have weighed more than twenty stone

Hypernyms: avoirdupois unit Definition: any of the units of the avoirdupois system of weights

Synonyms: rock, stone Definition: material consisting of the aggregate of minerals like those making up the Earth's crust Usage: that mountain is solid rock; stone is abundant in New England and there are many quarries

Hypernyms: material, stuff Definition: the tangible substance that goes into the makeup of a physical object Usage: coal is a hard black material; wheat is the stuff they use to make bread

Synonyms: gem, gemstone, stone Definition: a crystalline rock that can be cut and polished for jewelry Usage: he had the gem set in a ring for his wife; she had jewels made of all the rarest stones

Hypernyms: crystal Definition: a solid formed by the solidification of a chemical and having a highly regular atomic structure

Synonyms for (verb) stone

Synonyms: stone, pit Definition: remove the pits from Usage: pit plums and cherries

Hypernyms: remove, withdraw, take, take away Definition: remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract Usage: remove a threat; remove a wrapper; Remove the dirty dishes from the table; take the gun from your pocket; This machine withdraws heat from the environment

Synonyms: stone, lapidate Definition: kill by throwing stones at Usage: People wanted to stone the woman who had a child out of wedlock

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 for (adjective) stone

Synonyms: stone Definition: of any of various dull tannish or grey colors

Hypernyms: chromatic Definition: being or having or characterized by hue