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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 (verb) tone down

Synonyms: tame, tone down, moderate Definition: make less strong or intense; soften Usage: Tone down that aggressive letter; The author finally tamed some of his potentially offensive statements

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: tone down, dull, damp, dampen, muffle, mute Definition: deaden (a sound or noise), especially by wrapping

Hypernyms: soften Definition: make (images or sounds) soft or softer