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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) swell

Synonyms: swell Definition: a crescendo followed by a decrescendo

Hypernyms: crescendo Definition: (music) a gradual increase in loudness

Synonyms: crestless wave, swell Definition: the undulating movement of the surface of the open sea

Hypernyms: wave, moving ridge Definition: one of a series of ridges that moves across the surface of a liquid (especially across a large body of water)

Synonyms: swell Definition: a rounded elevation (especially one on an ocean floor)

Hypernyms: natural elevation, elevation Definition: a raised or elevated geological formation

Synonyms: dandy, dude, clotheshorse, swell, fashion plate, gallant, fop, sheik, beau Definition: a man who is much concerned with his dress and appearance

Hypernyms: man, adult male Definition: an adult person who is male (as opposed to a woman) Usage: there were two women and six men on the bus

Synonyms for (verb) swell

Synonyms: intumesce, tumefy, tumesce, swell, swell up Definition: expand abnormally Usage: The bellies of the starving children are swelling

Hypernyms: expand Definition: become larger in size or volume or quantity Usage: his business expanded rapidly

Synonyms: swell Definition: cause to become swollen Usage: The water swells the wood

Hypernyms: grow Definition: cause to grow or develop Usage: He grows vegetables in his backyard

Synonyms: swell Definition: increase in size, magnitude, number, or intensity Usage: The music swelled to a crescendo

Hypernyms: increase Definition: become bigger or greater in amount Usage: The amount of work increased

Synonyms: well, swell Definition: come up, as of a liquid Usage: Tears well in her eyes; the currents well up

Hypernyms: come up, surface, rise, rise up Definition: come to the surface

Synonyms: puff up, swell Definition: become filled with pride, arrogance, or anger Usage: The mother was swelling with importance when she spoke of her son

Hypernyms: act, behave, do Definition: behave in a certain manner; show a certain behavior; conduct or comport oneself Usage: You should act like an adult; Don't behave like a fool; What makes her do this way?; The dog acts ferocious, but he is really afraid of people

Synonyms: swell, well up Definition: come up (as of feelings and thoughts, or other ephemeral things) Usage: Strong emotions welled up; Smoke swelled from it

Hypernyms: grow, arise, originate, spring up, develop, uprise, rise Definition: come into existence; take on form or shape Usage: A new religious movement originated in that country; a love that sprang up from friendship; the idea for the book grew out of a short story; An interesting phenomenon uprose

Synonyms for (adjective) swell

Synonyms: great, groovy, neat, nifty, peachy, not bad, bang-up, keen, bully, dandy, corking, cracking, swell, slap-up, smashing Definition: very good Usage: he did a bully job; a neat sports car; had a great time at the party; you look simply smashing

Hypernyms: good Definition: having desirable or positive qualities especially those suitable for a thing specified Usage: good news from the hospital; a good report card; when she was good she was very very good; a good knife is one good for cutting; this stump will make a good picnic table; a good check; a good joke; a good exterior paint; a good secretary; a good dress for the office