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) dunk

Synonyms: stuff shot, dunk, dunk shot Definition: a basketball shot in which the basketball is propelled downward into the basket

Hypernyms: basketball shot Definition: throwing the basketball toward the hoop Usage: his shot hit the rim and bounced out

Synonyms for (verb) dunk

Synonyms: dip, dunk Definition: dip into a liquid while eating Usage: She dunked the piece of bread in the sauce

Hypernyms: eat Definition: take in solid food Usage: She was eating a banana; What did you eat for dinner last night?

Synonyms: souse, dunk, dip, douse, plunge Definition: immerse briefly into a liquid so as to wet, coat, or saturate Usage: dip the garment into the cleaning solution; dip the brush into the paint

Hypernyms: plunge, immerse Definition: thrust or throw into Usage: Immerse yourself in hot water

Synonyms: dunk Definition: make a dunk shot, in basketball Usage: He dunked the ball

Hypernyms: shoot Definition: throw or propel in a specific direction or towards a specific objective Usage: shoot craps; shoot a golf ball