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) criterion

Synonyms: standard, criterion Definition: the ideal in terms of which something can be judged Usage: they live by the standards of their community

Hypernyms: ideal Definition: the idea of something that is perfect; something that one hopes to attain

Synonyms: standard, touchstone, measure, criterion Definition: a basis for comparison; a reference point against which other things can be evaluated Usage: the schools comply with federal standards; they set the measure for all subsequent work

Hypernyms: system of measurement, metric Definition: a system of related measures that facilitates the quantification of some particular characteristic