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) encounter

Synonyms: encounter, coming upon Definition: a casual meeting with a person or thing

Hypernyms: joining, connection, connexion Definition: the act of bringing two things into contact (especially for communication) Usage: the joining of hands around the table; there was a connection via the internet

Synonyms: brush, clash, encounter, skirmish Definition: a minor short-term fight

Hypernyms: scrap, combat, fight, fighting Definition: the act of fighting; any contest or struggle Usage: a fight broke out at the hockey game; there was fighting in the streets; the unhappy couple got into a terrible scrap

Synonyms: confrontation, showdown, encounter, face-off Definition: a hostile disagreement face-to-face

Hypernyms: disagreement Definition: the speech act of disagreeing or arguing or disputing

Synonyms: meeting, encounter Definition: a casual or unexpected convergence Usage: he still remembers their meeting in Paris; there was a brief encounter in the hallway

Hypernyms: convergence Definition: the occurrence of two or more things coming together

Synonyms for (verb) encounter

Synonyms: encounter, run into Definition: be beset by Usage: The project ran into numerous financial difficulties

Hypernyms: be Definition: have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun) Usage: John is rich; This is not a good answer

Synonyms: encounter, meet, receive Definition: experience as a reaction Usage: My proposal met with much opposition

Hypernyms: experience, have Definition: undergo Usage: The stocks had a fast run-up