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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) toy

Synonyms: toy, toy dog Definition: any of several breeds of very small dogs kept purely as pets

Hypernyms: dog, domestic dog, Canis familiaris Definition: a member of the genus Canis (probably descended from the common wolf) that has been domesticated by man since prehistoric times; occurs in many breeds Usage: the dog barked all night

Synonyms: miniature, toy Definition: a copy that reproduces a person or thing in greatly reduced size

Hypernyms: copy Definition: a thing made to be similar or identical to another thing Usage: she made a copy of the designer dress; the clone was a copy of its ancestor

Synonyms: plaything, toy Definition: an artifact designed to be played with

Hypernyms: artefact, artifact Definition: a man-made object taken as a whole

Synonyms: toy Definition: a device regarded as providing amusement Usage: private airplanes are a rich man's toy

Hypernyms: device Definition: an instrumentality invented for a particular purpose Usage: the device is small enough to wear on your wrist; a device intended to conserve water

Synonyms: toy Definition: a nonfunctional replica of something else (frequently used as a modifier) Usage: a toy stove

Hypernyms: replica, replication, reproduction Definition: copy that is not the original; something that has been copied

Synonyms for (verb) toy

Synonyms: play, toy Definition: engage in an activity as if it were a game rather than take it seriously Usage: They played games on their opponents; play the stock market; play with her feelings; toy with an idea

Hypernyms: act, behave, do Definition: behave in a certain manner; show a certain behavior; conduct or comport oneself Usage: You should act like an adult; Don't behave like a fool; What makes her do this way?; The dog acts ferocious, but he is really afraid of people

Synonyms: fiddle, diddle, play, toy Definition: manipulate manually or in one's mind or imagination Usage: She played nervously with her wedding ring; Don't fiddle with the screws; He played with the idea of running for the Senate

Hypernyms: manipulate Definition: hold something in one's hands and move it

Synonyms: dally, toy, flirt, play Definition: behave carelessly or indifferently Usage: Play about with a young girl's affection

Hypernyms: move, act Definition: perform an action, or work out or perform (an action) Usage: think before you act; We must move quickly; The governor should act on the new energy bill; The nanny acted quickly by grabbing the toddler and covering him with a wet towel