Word of the Week: Thsrs

Word of the Week: Thsrs

By Word of the Week on February 4th, 2011

Thsrs: Keeping your tweets to 140 characters or less usually isn’t too challenging. Adapting to Twitter protocol and using URL shortening services helps users keep their tweets short and sweet. But there is the occasional situation where your tweet will come in over the limit, and when that happens, let Thsrs help you out. Just like it sounds, Thsrs is a thesaurus for Twitter users that only provides synonyms with fewer characters. The site is set up like a very basic search engine, and each word you type in will return a handful of results. So the next time you can’t quite fit your tweet into 140 characters, check out Thsrs to help trim the fat.