Synonyms. Another word for a word.
In this blog post, I will show you a cool way to find out another word for a chosen word (a synonym).
For example, let us take the word beautiful. What other words are like beautiful? Other words like beautiful are called synonyms.
Such words would be; Attractive, pretty, handsome, good-looking, nice-looking, and pleasing.
So where can you find a good place for synonyms?
I use the Google Dictionary featured in Google Docs to find other words and check my spelling.
To find another word for a particular word, simply follow these instructions:
- Head over to Google Docs.
- Hit Navigate then Tools.
- Find Dictionary (shortcut Ctrl + Shift + Y).
- Enter your word to find the synonyms.
Here is a list of example synonyms which are regularly searched for:
- Beautiful - Attractive, pretty, handsome, good-looking, nice-looking, pleasing
- Amazing - Astonishing, astounding, surprising, bewildering, stunning
- Good - Fine, of high quality, of a high standard, quality, superior, satisfactory
- Important - Main, chief, principal, key, major, salient, prime, dominant, foremost
- Happy - Contented, content, cheerful, cheery, merry, joyful, jovial, jolly, joking
- Sad - Unhappy, sorrowful, dejected, regretful, depressed, downcast
- However - But, nevertheless, nonetheless, still, yet, though, although
- Show - Be visible, be seen, be in view, manifest, appear
Here is the dictionary in action and where you can find the synonyms:
So, if you need to know another word for, another word, head over to the Google Dictionary here and you should be able to find some alternatives to use.
Any questions, or if you want to kow the synonyms for a specific word, please let me know and I will find them for you.
All the best.