Synonym in a Sentence ๐Ÿ”Š

Definition of Synonym

a word that means the same thing as a different word in the same language

Examples of Synonym in a sentence

A word is a synonym for another word if it has the same meaning as that other word, or at least a very similar one. ๐Ÿ”Š

Provide is a more complicated synonym for โ€˜give,โ€™ the latter of which is more commonly used because it is simpler. ๐Ÿ”Š

One synonym that is rarely used anymore is the word โ€˜halt,โ€™ which has mostly just been replaced with the word โ€˜stop.โ€™ ๐Ÿ”Š

My favorite synonym for disoriented is discombobulated, which is much more fun to say and still means the same thing.  ๐Ÿ”Š

A word that means the same thing as another word is only considered a synonym if both words exist within the same language, so two words from different languages are not synonyms.  ๐Ÿ”Š

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