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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) torpedo

Synonyms: electric ray, crampfish, torpedo, numbfish Definition: any sluggish bottom-dwelling ray of the order Torpediniformes having a rounded body and electric organs on each side of the head capable of emitting strong electric discharges

Hypernyms: ray Definition: cartilaginous fishes having horizontally flattened bodies and enlarged winglike pectoral fins with gills on the underside; most swim by moving the pectoral fins

Synonyms: torpedo Definition: armament consisting of a long cylindrical self-propelled underwater projectile that detonates on contact with a target

Hypernyms: armament Definition: weaponry used by military or naval force

Synonyms: torpedo Definition: a small explosive device that is placed on a railroad track and fires when a train runs over it; the sound of the explosion warns the engineer of danger ahead

Hypernyms: explosive device Definition: device that bursts with sudden violence from internal energy

Hypernyms: alarm, alarum, alert, warning signal Definition: an automatic signal (usually a sound) warning of danger

Synonyms: torpedo Definition: a small firework that consists of a percussion cap and some gravel wrapped in paper; explodes when thrown forcefully against a hard surface

Hypernyms: firework, pyrotechnic Definition: (usually plural) a device with an explosive that burns at a low rate and with colored flames; can be used to illuminate areas or send signals etc.

Synonyms: torpedo Definition: an explosive device that is set off in an oil well (or a gas well) to start or to increase the flow of oil (or gas)

Hypernyms: explosive device Definition: device that bursts with sudden violence from internal energy

Synonyms: poor boy, submarine, submarine sandwich, torpedo, sub, Cuban sandwich, grinder, hero, hero sandwich, hoagie, hoagy, wedge, zep, bomber, Italian sandwich Definition: a large sandwich made of a long crusty roll split lengthwise and filled with meats and cheese (and tomato and onion and lettuce and condiments); different names are used in different sections of the United States

Hypernyms: sandwich Definition: two (or more) slices of bread with a filling between them

Synonyms: gun, gun for hire, gunman, gunslinger, hired gun, hit man, hitman, triggerman, torpedo, shooter Definition: a professional killer who uses a gun

Hypernyms: murderer, manslayer, liquidator Definition: a criminal who commits homicide (who performs the unlawful premeditated killing of another human being)

Synonyms for (verb) torpedo

Synonyms: torpedo Definition: attack or hit with torpedoes

Hypernyms: assail, attack Definition: launch an attack or assault on; begin hostilities or start warfare with Usage: Hitler attacked Poland on September 1, 1939 and started World War II; Serbian forces assailed Bosnian towns all week