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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) thrust

Synonyms: drive, driving force, thrust Definition: the act of applying force to propel something Usage: after reaching the desired velocity the drive is cut off

Hypernyms: actuation, propulsion Definition: the act of propelling

Synonyms: poke, poking, jab, jabbing, thrust, thrusting Definition: a sharp hand gesture (resembling a blow) Usage: he warned me with a jab with his finger; he made a thrusting motion with his fist

Hypernyms: gesture Definition: motion of hands or body to emphasize or help to express a thought or feeling

Synonyms: thrust, knife thrust, stab Definition: a strong blow with a knife or other sharp pointed instrument Usage: one strong stab to the heart killed him

Hypernyms: blow Definition: a powerful stroke with the fist or a weapon Usage: a blow on the head

Synonyms: thrust Definition: verbal criticism Usage: he enlivened his editorials with barbed thrusts at politicians

Hypernyms: criticism, unfavorable judgment Definition: disapproval expressed by pointing out faults or shortcomings Usage: the senator received severe criticism from his opponent

Synonyms: push, thrust Definition: the force used in pushing Usage: the push of the water on the walls of the tank; the thrust of the jet engines

Hypernyms: force Definition: (physics) the influence that produces a change in a physical quantity Usage: force equals mass times acceleration

Synonyms for (verb) thrust

Synonyms: thrust, force Definition: impose urgently, importunately, or inexorably Usage: She forced her diet fads on him

Hypernyms: obligate, oblige, compel Definition: force somebody to do something Usage: We compel all students to fill out this form

Synonyms: thrust, pierce Definition: penetrate or cut through with a sharp instrument

Hypernyms: penetrate, perforate Definition: pass into or through, often by overcoming resistance Usage: The bullet penetrated her chest

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: thrust Definition: push forcefully Usage: He thrust his chin forward

Hypernyms: push, force Definition: move with force, "He pushed the table into a corner"

Synonyms: thrust, lunge, hurl, hurtle Definition: make a thrusting forward movement

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

Synonyms: shove, squeeze, thrust, stuff Definition: press or force Usage: Stuff money into an envelope; She thrust the letter into his hand

Hypernyms: push, force Definition: move with force, "He pushed the table into a corner"

Synonyms: thrust, push up Definition: push upward Usage: The front of the trains that had collided head-on thrust up into the air

Hypernyms: protrude, project, stick out, jut, jut out Definition: extend out or project in space Usage: His sharp nose jutted out; A single rock sticks out from the cliff