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) defeat

Synonyms: licking, defeat Definition: an unsuccessful ending to a struggle or contest Usage: it was a narrow defeat; the army's only defeat; they suffered a convincing licking

Hypernyms: ending, finish, conclusion Definition: event whose occurrence ends something Usage: his death marked the ending of an era; when these final episodes are broadcast it will be the finish of the show

Hypernyms: failure Definition: an event that does not accomplish its intended purpose Usage: the surprise party was a complete failure

Synonyms: defeat, frustration Definition: the feeling that accompanies an experience of being thwarted in attaining your goals

Hypernyms: disappointment, letdown Definition: a feeling of dissatisfaction that results when your expectations are not realized Usage: his hopes were so high he was doomed to disappointment

Synonyms for (verb) defeat

Synonyms: vote down, vote out, defeat, shoot down, kill Definition: thwart the passage of Usage: kill a motion; he shot down the student's proposal

Hypernyms: veto, negative, blackball Definition: vote against; refuse to endorse; refuse to assent Usage: The President vetoed the bill