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) extra

Synonyms: extra, duplicate Definition: something additional of the same kind Usage: he always carried extras in case of an emergency

Hypernyms: artefact, artifact Definition: a man-made object taken as a whole

Synonyms: extra Definition: an additional edition of a newspaper (usually to report a crisis)

Hypernyms: edition Definition: an issue of a newspaper Usage: he read it in yesterday's edition of the Times

Synonyms: supernumerary, spear carrier, extra Definition: a minor actor in crowd scenes

Hypernyms: actor, histrion, role player, thespian, player Definition: a theatrical performer

Synonyms for (adjective) extra

Synonyms: additional, extra Definition: further or added Usage: called for additional troops; need extra help; an extra pair of shoes

Hypernyms: additive Definition: characterized or produced by addition Usage: an additive process

Synonyms: supererogatory, superfluous, supernumerary, surplus, excess, extra, spare, redundant Definition: more than is needed, desired, or required Usage: trying to lose excess weight; found some extra change lying on the dresser; yet another book on heraldry might be thought redundant; skills made redundant by technological advance; sleeping in the spare room; supernumerary ornamentation; it was supererogatory of her to gloat; delete superfluous (or unnecessary) words; extra ribs as well as other supernumerary internal parts; surplus cheese distributed to the needy

Hypernyms: unnecessary, unneeded Definition: not necessary

Synonyms: special, extra Definition: added to a regular schedule Usage: a special holiday flight; put on special buses for the big game

Hypernyms: unscheduled Definition: not scheduled or not on a regular schedule Usage: an unscheduled meeting; the plane made an unscheduled stop at Gander for refueling