Improving Synonym Ranking in Search Results
TLDR John wanted a better ranking method for synonyms in searches. Jason suggested creating a GitHub issue to add a new ranking option.
Jul 18, 2022 (17 months ago)
But the use case you describe makes sense. I’m thinking we should have an option to configure ranking so that synonym matches are ranked at least 1 unit lower than the root match. Could you open a Github issue for this?
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