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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) THROW

Synonyms: throw Definition: the act of throwing (propelling something with a rapid movement of the arm and wrist) Usage: the catcher made a good throw to second base

Hypernyms: actuation, propulsion Definition: the act of propelling

Synonyms: throw Definition: casting an object in order to determine an outcome randomly Usage: he risked his fortune on a throw of the dice

Hypernyms: gambling, gaming, play Definition: the act of playing for stakes in the hope of winning (including the payment of a price for a chance to win a prize) Usage: his gambling cost him a fortune; there was heavy play at the blackjack table

Synonyms: throw Definition: bedclothes consisting of a lightweight cloth covering (an afghan or bedspread) that is casually thrown over something

Hypernyms: bed clothing, bedclothes, bedding Definition: coverings that are used on a bed

Synonyms: stroke, throw, cam stroke Definition: the maximum movement available to a pivoted or reciprocating piece by a cam

Hypernyms: motion, movement Definition: a natural event that involves a change in the position or location of something

Synonyms: throw Definition: a single chance or instance Usage: he couldn't afford $50 a throw

Hypernyms: chance, opportunity Definition: a possibility due to a favorable combination of circumstances Usage: the holiday gave us the opportunity to visit Washington; now is your chance

Synonyms for (verb) THROW

Synonyms: throw, bedevil, befuddle, discombobulate, confound, confuse, fox, fuddle Definition: be confusing or perplexing to; cause to be unable to think clearly Usage: These questions confuse even the experts; This question completely threw me; This question befuddled even the teacher

Hypernyms: be Definition: have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun) Usage: John is rich; This is not a good answer

Synonyms: give, throw Definition: convey or communicate; of a smile, a look, a physical gesture Usage: Throw a glance; She gave me a dirty look

Hypernyms: communicate, intercommunicate Definition: transmit thoughts or feelings Usage: He communicated his anxieties to the psychiatrist

Synonyms: hurl, throw Definition: utter with force; utter vehemently Usage: hurl insults; throw accusations at someone

Hypernyms: express, utter, verbalise, verbalize, give tongue to Definition: articulate; either verbally or with a cry, shout, or noise Usage: She expressed her anger; He uttered a curse

Synonyms: throw Definition: throw (a die) out onto a flat surface Usage: Throw a six

Hypernyms: release, turn Definition: let (something) fall or spill from a container Usage: turn the flour onto a plate

Synonyms: throw, thrust Definition: place or put with great energy Usage: She threw the blanket around the child; thrust the money in the hands of the beggar

Hypernyms: put, place, pose, position, set, lay Definition: put into a certain place or abstract location Usage: Put your things here; Set the tray down; Set the dogs on the scent of the missing children; Place emphasis on a certain point

Synonyms: throw Definition: propel through the air Usage: throw a frisbee

Hypernyms: impel, propel Definition: cause to move forward with force Usage: Steam propels this ship

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: shake off, shed, drop, cast, cast off, throw, throw away, throw off Definition: get rid of Usage: he shed his image as a pushy boss; shed your clothes

Hypernyms: remove, withdraw, take, take away Definition: remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract Usage: remove a threat; remove a wrapper; Remove the dirty dishes from the table; take the gun from your pocket; This machine withdraws heat from the environment

Synonyms: throw Definition: cause to fall off Usage: The horse threw its inexperienced rider

Hypernyms: dislodge, bump Definition: remove or force from a position of dwelling previously occupied Usage: The new employee dislodged her by moving into her office space

Synonyms: cast, contrive, throw, project Definition: put or send forth Usage: She threw the flashlight beam into the corner; The setting sun threw long shadows; cast a spell; cast a warm light

Hypernyms: send, direct Definition: cause to go somewhere Usage: The explosion sent the car flying in the air; She sent her children to camp; He directed all his energies into his dissertation

Synonyms: throw Definition: make on a potter's wheel Usage: she threw a beautiful teapot

Hypernyms: forge, form, mold, mould, shape, work Definition: make something, usually for a specific function Usage: She molded the rice balls carefully; Form cylinders from the dough; shape a figure; Work the metal into a sword

Synonyms: make, have, hold, give, throw Definition: organize or be responsible for Usage: hold a reception; have, throw, or make a party; give a course

Hypernyms: direct Definition: be in charge of

Synonyms: discombobulate, bemuse, bewilder, throw Definition: cause to be confused emotionally

Hypernyms: discomfit, discompose, disconcert, untune, upset Definition: cause to lose one's composure

Synonyms: throw Definition: move violently, energetically, or carelessly Usage: She threw herself forwards

Hypernyms: move Definition: move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion Usage: He moved his hand slightly to the right

Synonyms: throw Definition: to put into a state or activity hastily, suddenly, or carelessly Usage: Jane threw dinner together; throw the car into reverse

Hypernyms: put, place, pose, position, set, lay Definition: put into a certain place or abstract location Usage: Put your things here; Set the tray down; Set the dogs on the scent of the missing children; Place emphasis on a certain point