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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) stoppage

Synonyms: stop, stoppage Definition: the act of stopping something Usage: the third baseman made some remarkable stops; his stoppage of the flow resulted in a flood

Hypernyms: human action, human activity, deed, act Definition: something that people do or cause to happen

Synonyms: block, blockage, closure, stop, stoppage, occlusion Definition: an obstruction in a pipe or tube Usage: we had to call a plumber to clear out the blockage in the drainpipe

Hypernyms: obstructer, obstruction, obstructor, impediment, impedimenta Definition: any structure that makes progress difficult

Synonyms: arrest, stop, stoppage, check, halt, hitch, stay Definition: the state of inactivity following an interruption Usage: the negotiations were in arrest; held them in check; during the halt he got some lunch; the momentary stay enabled him to escape the blow; he spent the entire stop in his seat

Hypernyms: inaction, inactiveness, inactivity Definition: the state of being inactive