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 (verb) ask

Synonyms: ask Definition: make a request or demand for something to somebody Usage: She asked him for a loan

Hypernyms: bespeak, call for, request, quest Definition: express the need or desire for; ask for Usage: She requested an extra bed in her room; She called for room service

Synonyms: ask, require, expect Definition: consider obligatory; request and expect Usage: We require our secretary to be on time; Aren't we asking too much of these children?; I expect my students to arrive in time for their lessons

Hypernyms: demand Definition: request urgently and forcefully Usage: The victim's family is demanding compensation; The boss demanded that he be fired immediately; She demanded to see the manager

Synonyms: inquire, enquire, ask Definition: inquire about Usage: I asked about their special today; He had to ask directions several times

Hypernyms: communicate, intercommunicate Definition: transmit thoughts or feelings Usage: He communicated his anxieties to the psychiatrist

Synonyms: ask Definition: direct or put; seek an answer to Usage: ask a question

Hypernyms: phrase, word, give voice, articulate, formulate Definition: put into words or an expression Usage: He formulated his concerns to the board of trustees

Synonyms: ask Definition: address a question to and expect an answer from Usage: Ask your teacher about trigonometry; The children asked me about their dead grandmother

Hypernyms: address, turn to Definition: speak to Usage: He addressed the crowd outside the window

Synonyms: ask Definition: require or ask for as a price or condition Usage: He is asking $200 for the table; The kidnappers are asking a million dollars in return for the release of their hostage

Hypernyms: demand Definition: request urgently and forcefully Usage: The victim's family is demanding compensation; The boss demanded that he be fired immediately; She demanded to see the manager