Speak and write with confidence.

To help you avoid using the same word too repetitively, redundantly, recurrently, incessantly, etc., etc.

Why synonyms can be useful

Your writing can sound boring if you continually keep repeating the same words. When you create sentences, you can make them more interesting by using words that mean the same as the word you are speaking about. This allows you to add flavor to your writing.

In order to make language a lot more expressive and interesting you should try to vary the words you use as often as you can.

Synonyms for (noun) abstract

Synonyms: abstract, abstraction Definition: a concept or idea not associated with any specific instance Usage: he loved her only in the abstract--not in person

Hypernyms: concept, conception, construct Definition: an abstract or general idea inferred or derived from specific instances

Synonyms: outline, synopsis, abstract, precis Definition: a sketchy summary of the main points of an argument or theory

Hypernyms: sum-up, summary Definition: a brief statement that presents the main points in a concise form Usage: he gave a summary of the conclusions

Synonyms for (verb) abstract

Synonyms: abstract Definition: consider a concept without thinking of a specific example; consider abstractly or theoretically

Hypernyms: reckon, regard, consider, view, see Definition: deem to be Usage: She views this quite differently from me; I consider her to be shallow; I don't see the situation quite as negatively as you do

Synonyms: abstract Definition: consider apart from a particular case or instance Usage: Let's abstract away from this particular example

Hypernyms: take, look at, consider, deal Definition: take into consideration for exemplifying purposes Usage: Take the case of China; Consider the following case

Synonyms: abstract Definition: give an abstract (of)

Hypernyms: sum up, summarise, summarize, resume Definition: give a summary (of) Usage: he summed up his results; I will now summarize

Synonyms: abstract, filch, hook, snarf, sneak, nobble, swipe, cabbage, pilfer, pinch, purloin, lift Definition: make off with belongings of others

Hypernyms: steal Definition: take without the owner's consent Usage: Someone stole my wallet on the train; This author stole entire paragraphs from my dissertation

Synonyms for (adjective) abstract

Synonyms: abstract Definition: existing only in the mind; separated from embodiment Usage: abstract words like `truth' and `justice'

Hypernyms: notional, ideational, conceptional Definition: being of the nature of a notion or concept Usage: a plan abstract and conceptional; to improve notional comprehension; a notional response to the question

Hypernyms: conceptual Definition: being or characterized by concepts or their formation Usage: conceptual discussions; the schizophrenic loses ability to abstract or do conceptual thinking; sex is a notional category, gender is a grammatical category

Hypernyms: ideal Definition: constituting or existing only in the form of an idea or mental image or conception Usage: a poem or essay may be typical of its period in idea or ideal content

Hypernyms: ideologic, ideological Definition: concerned with or suggestive of ideas Usage: ideological application of a theory; the drama's symbolism was very ideological

Synonyms: abstract Definition: dealing with a subject in the abstract without practical purpose or intention Usage: abstract reasoning; abstract science

Hypernyms: theoretical Definition: concerned with theories rather than their practical applications Usage: theoretical physics

Synonyms: nonfigurative, nonobjective, abstract, abstractionist Definition: not representing or imitating external reality or the objects of nature Usage: a large abstract painting

Hypernyms: nonrepresentational Definition: of or relating to a style of art in which objects do not resemble those known in physical nature