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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) thrash

Synonyms: thrash Definition: a swimming kick used while treading water

Hypernyms: swimming kick Definition: a movement of the legs in swimming

Synonyms for (verb) thrash

Synonyms: clobber, thrash, lick, drub, cream, bat Definition: beat thoroughly and conclusively in a competition or fight Usage: We licked the other team on Sunday!

Hypernyms: trounce, crush, vanquish, shell, beat, beat out Definition: come out better in a competition, race, or conflict Usage: Agassi beat Becker in the tennis championship; We beat the competition; Harvard defeated Yale in the last football game

Synonyms: flail, lam, thrash, thresh Definition: give a thrashing to; beat hard

Hypernyms: work over, beat, beat up Definition: give a beating to; subject to a beating, either as a punishment or as an act of aggression Usage: Thugs beat him up when he walked down the street late at night; The teacher used to beat the students

Synonyms: thrash, thresh Definition: beat the seeds out of a grain

Hypernyms: beat Definition: hit repeatedly Usage: beat on the door; beat the table with his shoe

Synonyms: thrash Definition: move data into and out of core rather than performing useful computation Usage: The system is thrashing again!

Hypernyms: swap Definition: move (a piece of a program) into memory, in computer science

Synonyms: thrash Definition: beat so fast that (the heart's) output starts dropping until (it) does not manage to pump out blood at all

Hypernyms: pound, thump, beat Definition: move rhythmically Usage: Her heart was beating fast

Synonyms: thrash, thrash about, thresh, thresh about, toss, slash, convulse, jactitate Definition: move or stir about violently Usage: The feverish patient thrashed around in his bed

Hypernyms: shake, agitate Definition: move or cause to move back and forth Usage: The chemist shook the flask vigorously; My hands were shaking

Synonyms: slam, slam dance, mosh, thrash Definition: dance the slam dance

Hypernyms: trip the light fantastic, trip the light fantastic toe, dance Definition: move in a pattern; usually to musical accompaniment; do or perform a dance Usage: My husband and I like to dance at home to the radio