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) back up

Synonyms: back, back up Definition: establish as valid or genuine Usage: Can you back up your claims?

Hypernyms: affirm, substantiate, support, sustain, corroborate, confirm Definition: establish or strengthen as with new evidence or facts Usage: his story confirmed my doubts; The evidence supports the defendant

Synonyms: clog, clog up, choke, choke off, congest, foul, back up Definition: become or cause to become obstructed Usage: The leaves clog our drains in the Fall; The water pipe is backed up

Hypernyms: jam, close up, block, impede, obstruct, obturate, occlude Definition: block passage through Usage: obstruct the path

Synonyms: back up Definition: make a copy of (a computer file) especially for storage in another place as a security copy Usage: You'd better back up these files!

Hypernyms: re-create, copy Definition: make a replica of Usage: copy that drawing; re-create a picture by Rembrandt

Synonyms: back down, back off, back up Definition: move backwards from a certain position Usage: The bully had to back down

Hypernyms: retire, retreat, pull away, pull back, recede, withdraw, draw back, move back Definition: pull back or move away or backward Usage: The enemy withdrew; The limo pulled away from the curb