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) friend

Synonyms: Quaker, Friend Definition: a member of the Religious Society of Friends founded by George Fox (the Friends have never called themselves Quakers)

Hypernyms: Christian Definition: a religious person who believes Jesus is the Christ and who is a member of a Christian denomination

Synonyms: acquaintance, friend Definition: a person with whom you are acquainted Usage: I have trouble remembering the names of all my acquaintances; we are friends of the family

Hypernyms: somebody, someone, soul, mortal, person, individual Definition: a human being Usage: there was too much for one person to do

Synonyms: ally, friend Definition: an associate who provides cooperation or assistance Usage: he's a good ally in fight

Hypernyms: associate Definition: a person who joins with others in some activity or endeavor Usage: he had to consult his associate before continuing

Synonyms: friend Definition: a person you know well and regard with affection and trust Usage: he was my best friend at the university

Hypernyms: somebody, someone, soul, mortal, person, individual Definition: a human being Usage: there was too much for one person to do

Synonyms: supporter, friend, admirer, protagonist, booster, champion Definition: a person who backs a politician or a team etc. Usage: all their supporters came out for the game; they are friends of the library

Hypernyms: advocate, advocator, proponent, exponent Definition: a person who pleads for a cause or propounds an idea