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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) tear

Synonyms: tear Definition: the act of tearing Usage: he took the manuscript in both hands and gave it a mighty tear

Hypernyms: separation Definition: the act of dividing or disconnecting

Synonyms: binge, tear, bust, bout Definition: an occasion for excessive eating or drinking Usage: they went on a bust that lasted three days

Hypernyms: revel, revelry Definition: unrestrained merrymaking

Synonyms: tear, teardrop Definition: a drop of the clear salty saline solution secreted by the lacrimal glands Usage: his story brought tears to her eyes

Hypernyms: drib, driblet, drop Definition: a small indefinite quantity (especially of a liquid) Usage: he had a drop too much to drink; a drop of each sample was analyzed; there is not a drop of pity in that man; years afterward, they would pay the blood-money, driblet by driblet--Kipling

Synonyms: rip, rent, split, snag, tear Definition: an opening made forcibly as by pulling apart Usage: there was a rip in his pants; she had snags in her stockings

Hypernyms: opening, gap Definition: an open or empty space in or between things Usage: there was a small opening between the trees; the explosion made a gap in the wall

Synonyms for (verb) tear

Synonyms: tear Definition: fill with tears or shed tears Usage: Her eyes were tearing

Hypernyms: cry, weep Definition: shed tears because of sadness, rage, or pain Usage: She cried bitterly when she heard the news of his death; The girl in the wheelchair wept with frustration when she could not get up the stairs

Synonyms: tear, deplumate, deplume, displume, pull, pluck Definition: strip of feathers Usage: pull a chicken; pluck the capon

Hypernyms: strip Definition: remove the surface from Usage: strip wood

Synonyms: tear Definition: to separate or be separated by force Usage: planks were in danger of being torn from the crossbars

Hypernyms: disunite, divide, part, separate Definition: force, take, or pull apart Usage: He separated the fighting children; Moses parted the Red Sea

Synonyms: tear, rupture, snap, bust Definition: separate or cause to separate abruptly Usage: The rope snapped; tear the paper

Hypernyms: disunite, divide, part, separate Definition: force, take, or pull apart Usage: He separated the fighting children; Moses parted the Red Sea

Synonyms: tear, shoot, shoot down, buck, charge Definition: move quickly and violently Usage: The car tore down the street; He came charging into my office

Hypernyms: hasten, hotfoot, hie, cannonball along, bucket along, pelt along, belt along, step on it, race, speed, rush, rush along Definition: move fast Usage: He rushed down the hall to receive his guests; The cars raced down the street