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) ascendant

Synonyms: ancestor, antecedent, ascendant, ascendent, root Definition: someone from whom you are descended (but usually more remote than a grandparent)

Hypernyms: relation, relative Definition: a person related by blood or marriage Usage: police are searching for relatives of the deceased; he has distant relations back in New Jersey

Synonyms: ascendant, ascendent Definition: position or state of being dominant or in control Usage: that idea was in the ascendant

Hypernyms: dominance, control, ascendance, ascendancy, ascendence, ascendency Definition: the state that exists when one person or group has power over another Usage: her apparent dominance of her husband was really her attempt to make him pay attention to her

Synonyms for (adjective) ascendant

Synonyms: dominating, ascendant, ascendent Definition: most powerful or important or influential Usage: the economically ascendant class; D-day is considered the dominating event of the war in Europe

Hypernyms: dominant Definition: exercising influence or control Usage: television plays a dominant role in molding public opinion; the dominant partner in the marriage

Synonyms: ascendant, ascendent, ascensive Definition: tending or directed upward Usage: rooted and ascendant strength like that of foliage- John Ruskin

Hypernyms: ascending Definition: moving or going or growing upward Usage: the ascending plane; the ascending staircase; the ascending stems of chickweed