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) functioning

Synonyms: operation, performance, functioning Definition: process or manner of functioning or operating Usage: the power of its engine determines its operation; the plane's operation in high winds; they compared the cooking performance of each oven; the jet's performance conformed to high standards

Hypernyms: physical process, process Definition: a sustained phenomenon or one marked by gradual changes through a series of states Usage: events now in process; the process of calcification begins later for boys than for girls

Synonyms for (adjective) functioning

Synonyms: functioning Definition: performing or able to perform its regular function Usage: a functioning flashlight

Hypernyms: functional, operative, running, working Definition: (of e.g. a machine) performing or capable of performing Usage: in running (or working) order; a functional set of brakes

Hypernyms: up Definition: (used of computers) operating properly Usage: how soon will the computers be up?