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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) train

Synonyms: gear, gearing, geartrain, power train, train Definition: wheelwork consisting of a connected set of rotating gears by which force is transmitted or motion or torque is changed Usage: the fool got his tie caught in the geartrain

Hypernyms: wheelwork Definition: mechanical device including an arrangement of wheel in a machine (especially a train of gears)

Synonyms: train, railroad train Definition: public transport provided by a line of railway cars coupled together and drawn by a locomotive Usage: express trains don't stop at Princeton Junction

Hypernyms: public transport Definition: conveyance for passengers or mail or freight

Synonyms: train Definition: piece of cloth forming the long back section of a gown that is drawn along the floor Usage: the bride's train was carried by her two young nephews

Hypernyms: piece of cloth, piece of material Definition: a separate part consisting of fabric

Synonyms: train Definition: a series of consequences wrought by an event Usage: it led to a train of disasters

Hypernyms: consequence, aftermath Definition: the outcome of an event especially as relative to an individual

Synonyms: train, wagon train, caravan Definition: a procession (of wagons or mules or camels) traveling together in single file Usage: we were part of a caravan of almost a thousand camels; they joined the wagon train for safety

Hypernyms: procession Definition: the group action of a collection of people or animals or vehicles moving ahead in more or less regular formation Usage: processions were forbidden

Synonyms: train, string Definition: a sequentially ordered set of things or events or ideas in which each successive member is related to the preceding Usage: a string of islands; train of mourners; a train of thought

Hypernyms: series Definition: similar things placed in order or happening one after another Usage: they were investigating a series of bank robberies

Synonyms for (verb) train

Synonyms: train Definition: exercise in order to prepare for an event or competition Usage: She is training for the Olympics

Hypernyms: work out, exercise Definition: do physical exercise Usage: She works out in the gym every day

Synonyms: train, prepare Definition: undergo training or instruction in preparation for a particular role, function, or profession Usage: She is training to be a teacher; He trained as a legal aid

Hypernyms: take, study, read, learn Definition: be a student of a certain subject Usage: She is reading for the bar exam

Synonyms: prepare, train, develop, educate Definition: create by training and teaching Usage: The old master is training world-class violinists; we develop the leaders for the future

Hypernyms: teach, learn, instruct Definition: impart skills or knowledge to Usage: I taught them French; He instructed me in building a boat

Synonyms: train, coach Definition: teach and supervise (someone); act as a trainer or coach (to), as in sports Usage: He is training our Olympic team; She is coaching the crew

Hypernyms: teach, learn, instruct Definition: impart skills or knowledge to Usage: I taught them French; He instructed me in building a boat

Synonyms: aim, direct, take, take aim, train Definition: point or cause to go (blows, weapons, or objects such as photographic equipment) towards Usage: Please don't aim at your little brother!; He trained his gun on the burglar; Don't train your camera on the women; Take a swipe at one's opponent

Hypernyms: position Definition: cause to be in an appropriate place, state, or relation

Synonyms: trail, train Definition: drag loosely along a surface; allow to sweep the ground Usage: The toddler was trailing his pants; She trained her long scarf behind her

Hypernyms: drag Definition: pull, as against a resistance Usage: He dragged the big suitcase behind him; These worries were dragging at him

Synonyms: train, rail Definition: travel by rail or train Usage: They railed from Rome to Venice; She trained to Hamburg

Hypernyms: ride Definition: be carried or travel on or in a vehicle Usage: I ride to work in a bus; He rides the subway downtown every day

Synonyms: train, prepare, groom Definition: educate for a future role or function Usage: He is grooming his son to become his successor; The prince was prepared to become King one day; They trained him to be a warrior

Hypernyms: educate Definition: give an education to Usage: We must educate our youngsters better

Synonyms: civilise, civilize, train, school, educate, cultivate Definition: teach or refine to be discriminative in taste or judgment Usage: Cultivate your musical taste; Train your tastebuds; She is well schooled in poetry

Hypernyms: polish, refine, fine-tune, down Definition: improve or perfect by pruning or polishing Usage: refine one's style of writing

Synonyms: train Definition: cause to grow in a certain way by tying and pruning it Usage: train the vine

Hypernyms: contain, control, curb, hold, hold in, check, moderate Definition: lessen the intensity of; temper; hold in restraint; hold or keep within limits Usage: moderate your alcohol intake; hold your tongue; hold your temper; control your anger

Synonyms: discipline, condition, train, check Definition: develop (children's) behavior by instruction and practice; especially to teach self-control Usage: Parents must discipline their children; Is this dog trained?

Hypernyms: make grow, develop Definition: cause to grow and differentiate in ways conforming to its natural development Usage: The perfect climate here develops the grain; He developed a new kind of apple