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) elongated

Synonyms: elongate, elongated Definition: having notably more length than width; being long and slender Usage: an elongate tail tapering to a point; the old man's gaunt and elongated frame

Hypernyms: long Definition: primarily spatial sense; of relatively great or greater than average spatial extension or extension as specified Usage: a long road; a long distance; contained many long words; ten miles long

Synonyms: elongated, extended, lengthened, prolonged Definition: drawn out or made longer spatially Usage: Picasso's elongated Don Quixote; lengthened skirts are fashionable this year; the extended airport runways can accommodate larger planes; a prolonged black line across the page

Hypernyms: long Definition: primarily spatial sense; of relatively great or greater than average spatial extension or extension as specified Usage: a long road; a long distance; contained many long words; ten miles long