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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 (adjective) stony

Synonyms: stony, granitelike, granitic, rocklike Definition: hard as granite Usage: a granitic fist

Hypernyms: hard Definition: resisting weight or pressure

Synonyms: granitic, obdurate, stony, flint, flinty Definition: showing unfeeling resistance to tender feelings Usage: his flinty gaze; the child's misery would move even the most obdurate heart

Hypernyms: hardhearted, heartless Definition: lacking in feeling or pity or warmth

Synonyms: rocky, stony, bouldered, bouldery Definition: abounding in rocks or stones Usage: rocky fields; stony ground; bouldery beaches

Hypernyms: unsmooth, rough Definition: having or caused by an irregular surface Usage: trees with rough bark; rough ground; rough skin; rough blankets; his unsmooth face