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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) switch

Synonyms: switch, switching, shift Definition: the act of changing one thing or position for another Usage: his switch on abortion cost him the election

Hypernyms: change Definition: the action of changing something Usage: the change of government had no impact on the economy; his change on abortion cost him the election

Synonyms: switch Definition: a basketball maneuver; two defensive players shift assignments so that each guards the player usually guarded by the other

Hypernyms: basketball play Definition: a play executed by a basketball team

Synonyms: switch Definition: a flexible implement used as an instrument of punishment

Hypernyms: instrument of punishment Definition: an instrument designed and used to punish a condemned person

Synonyms: switch, electric switch, electrical switch Definition: control consisting of a mechanical or electrical or electronic device for making or breaking or changing the connections in a circuit

Hypernyms: control, controller Definition: a mechanism that controls the operation of a machine Usage: the speed controller on his turntable was not working properly; I turned the controls over to her

Synonyms: switch Definition: railroad track having two movable rails and necessary connections; used to turn a train from one track to another or to store rolling stock

Hypernyms: railroad, railroad track, railway Definition: a line of track providing a runway for wheels Usage: he walked along the railroad track

Synonyms: switch Definition: hairpiece consisting of a tress of false hair; used by women to give shape to a coiffure

Hypernyms: hairpiece, postiche, false hair Definition: a covering or bunch of human or artificial hair used for disguise or adornment

Synonyms: transposition, substitution, switch, replacement, permutation Definition: an event in which one thing is substituted for another Usage: the replacement of lost blood by a transfusion of donor blood

Hypernyms: variation, fluctuation Definition: an instance of change; the rate or magnitude of change

Synonyms for (verb) switch

Synonyms: alternate, switch, tack, interchange, flip, flip-flop Definition: reverse (a direction, attitude, or course of action)

Hypernyms: turn, change by reversal, reverse Definition: change to the contrary Usage: The trend was reversed; the tides turned against him; public opinion turned when it was revealed that the president had an affair with a White House intern

Synonyms: switch, switch over, exchange Definition: change over, change around, as to a new order or sequence

Hypernyms: turn, change by reversal, reverse Definition: change to the contrary Usage: The trend was reversed; the tides turned against him; public opinion turned when it was revealed that the president had an affair with a White House intern

Synonyms: change over, shift, switch Definition: make a shift in or exchange of Usage: First Joe led; then we switched

Hypernyms: alter, change, modify Definition: cause to change; make different; cause a transformation Usage: The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city; The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue

Synonyms: switch Definition: flog with or as if with a flexible rod

Hypernyms: slash, welt, whip, lash, lather, strap, trounce, flog Definition: beat severely with a whip or rod Usage: The teacher often flogged the students; The children were severely trounced

Synonyms: throw, switch, flip Definition: cause to go on or to be engaged or set in operation Usage: switch on the light; throw the lever

Hypernyms: lock, mesh, operate, engage Definition: keep engaged Usage: engaged the gears

Synonyms: trade, switch, swop, swap Definition: exchange or give (something) in exchange for

Hypernyms: change, interchange, exchange Definition: give to, and receive from, one another Usage: Would you change places with me?; We have been exchanging letters for a year