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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) try

Synonyms: endeavor, endeavour, effort, try, attempt Definition: earnest and conscientious activity intended to do or accomplish something Usage: made an effort to cover all the reading material; wished him luck in his endeavor; she gave it a good try

Hypernyms: activity Definition: any specific behavior Usage: they avoided all recreational activity

Synonyms for (verb) try

Synonyms: try, try on Definition: put on a garment in order to see whether it fits and looks nice Usage: Try on this sweater to see how it looks

Hypernyms: don, get into, assume, wear, put on Definition: put clothing on one's body Usage: What should I wear today?; He put on his best suit for the wedding; The princess donned a long blue dress; The queen assumed the stately robes; He got into his jeans

Synonyms: try, render Definition: melt (fat or lard) in order to separate out impurities Usage: try the yak butter; render fat in a casserole

Hypernyms: melt, melt down, run Definition: reduce or cause to be reduced from a solid to a liquid state, usually by heating Usage: melt butter; melt down gold; The wax melted in the sun

Synonyms: try, try out, taste, sample Definition: take a sample of Usage: Try these new crackers; Sample the regional dishes

Hypernyms: consume, have, ingest, take, take in Definition: serve oneself to, or consume regularly Usage: Have another bowl of chicken soup!; I don't take sugar in my coffee

Synonyms: try, strain, stress Definition: test the limits of Usage: You are trying my patience!

Hypernyms: afflict Definition: cause great unhappiness for; distress Usage: she was afflicted by the death of her parents

Synonyms: try Definition: give pain or trouble to Usage: I've been sorely tried by these students

Hypernyms: pain, anguish, hurt Definition: cause emotional anguish or make miserable Usage: It pains me to see my children not being taught well in school

Synonyms: try, hear Definition: examine or hear (evidence or a case) by judicial process Usage: The jury had heard all the evidence; The case will be tried in California

Hypernyms: probe, examine Definition: question or examine thoroughly and closely

Synonyms: adjudicate, try, judge Definition: put on trial or hear a case and sit as the judge at the trial of Usage: The football star was tried for the murder of his wife; The judge tried both father and son in separate trials

Hypernyms: make up one's mind, determine, decide Definition: reach, make, or come to a decision about something Usage: We finally decided after lengthy deliberations

Synonyms: essay, seek, assay, attempt, try Definition: make an effort or attempt Usage: He tried to shake off his fears; The infant had essayed a few wobbly steps; The police attempted to stop the thief; He sought to improve himself; She always seeks to do good in the world

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

Synonyms: try, try out, test, prove, essay, examine Definition: put to the test, as for its quality, or give experimental use to Usage: This approach has been tried with good results; Test this recipe

Hypernyms: evaluate, judge, pass judgment Definition: form a critical opinion of Usage: I cannot judge some works of modern art; How do you evaluate this grant proposal? We shouldn't pass judgment on other people