A word or phrase that means exactly or nearly the same as another word or phrase in the same language. In the context of Search, a particular Search query A can be associated with another Search query B, and the Search results for query A will now show the Search results of query B and vice versa.
Synonyms can be added by clicking the +Add button. This will display the following input fields and options.
- When searched for
- Show results for
Enter a query in the ‘When searched for’ input field. Then enter another query in the ‘Show results for’ input field to associate the query with the previous one.
Check the Vice-versa checkbox if you want the association to be made both ways. This ‘Vice-versa’ option will show the combined Search results for both queries.
Click on the ✔️ icon to save the synonym. The description will explain how the synonyms are associated. To remove an existing synonym, click on the ✖ icon.
After adding the synonyms, click on Update to save the changes. Changes may take up to 3 hours to reflect on your store.