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 (adjective) decreased

Synonyms: reduced, decreased Definition: made less in size or amount or degree

Hypernyms: ablated Definition: made smaller or less by melting or erosion or vaporization Usage: the rocket's ablated head shield

Hypernyms: attenuate, attenuated, faded, weakened Definition: reduced in strength Usage: the faded tones of an old recording

Hypernyms: attenuated Definition: of an electrical signal; reduced in amplitude with little or no distortion

Hypernyms: bated Definition: diminished or moderated Usage: our bated enthusiasm; his bated hopes

Hypernyms: belittled, small, diminished Definition: made to seem smaller or less (especially in worth) Usage: her comments made me feel small

Hypernyms: cut, slashed Definition: (used of rates or prices) reduced usually sharply Usage: the slashed prices attracted buyers

Hypernyms: diminished Definition: (of musical intervals) reduction by a semitone of any perfect or minor musical interval Usage: a diminished fifth

Hypernyms: minimized Definition: reduced to the smallest possible size or amount or degree

Hypernyms: remittent Definition: (of a disease) characterized by periods of diminished severity Usage: a remittent fever

Hypernyms: shriveled, shrivelled, shrunken Definition: reduced in efficacy or vitality or intensity Usage: our shriveled receipts during the storm; as the project wore on she found her enthusiasm shriveled; the dollar's shrunken buying power