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) GENERAL

Synonyms: general Definition: a fact about the whole (as opposed to particular) Usage: he discussed the general but neglected the particular

Hypernyms: fact Definition: a piece of information about circumstances that exist or events that have occurred Usage: first you must collect all the facts of the case

Synonyms: full general, general Definition: a general officer of the highest rank

Hypernyms: general officer Definition: officers in the Army or Air Force or Marines above the rank of colonel

Synonyms: general, superior general Definition: the head of a religious order or congregation

Hypernyms: head, chief, top dog Definition: a person who is in charge Usage: the head of the whole operation

Synonyms for (verb) GENERAL

Synonyms: general Definition: command as a general Usage: We are generaled by an incompetent!

Hypernyms: command Definition: be in command of Usage: The general commanded a huge army

Synonyms for (adjective) GENERAL

Synonyms: general Definition: prevailing among and common to the general public Usage: the general discontent

Hypernyms: common Definition: having no special distinction or quality; widely known or commonly encountered; average or ordinary or usual Usage: the common man; a common sailor; the common cold; a common nuisance; followed common procedure; it is common knowledge that she lives alone; the common housefly; a common brand of soap

Synonyms: oecumenical, cosmopolitan, ecumenical, world-wide, worldwide, universal, general Definition: of worldwide scope or applicability Usage: an issue of cosmopolitan import; the shrewdest political and ecumenical comment of our time- Christopher Morley; universal experience

Hypernyms: comprehensive Definition: including all or everything Usage: comprehensive coverage; a comprehensive history of the revolution; a comprehensive survey; a comprehensive education

Synonyms: general Definition: not specialized or limited to one class of things Usage: general studies; general knowledge

Hypernyms: undiversified Definition: not diversified

Synonyms: general Definition: applying to all or most members of a category or group Usage: the general public; general assistance; a general rule; in general terms; comprehensible to the general reader

Hypernyms: unspecific, broad Definition: not detailed or specific Usage: a broad rule; the broad outlines of the plan; felt an unspecific dread

Hypernyms: general-purpose, all-purpose Definition: not limited in use or function

Hypernyms: generic Definition: applicable to an entire class or group Usage: is there a generic Asian mind?

Hypernyms: gross Definition: lacking fine distinctions or detail Usage: the gross details of the structure appear reasonable

Hypernyms: overall Definition: involving only main features Usage: the overall pattern of his life

Hypernyms: pandemic Definition: existing everywhere Usage: pandemic fear of nuclear war

Hypernyms: universal Definition: applicable to or common to all members of a group or set Usage: the play opened to universal acclaim; rap enjoys universal appeal among teenage boys

Hypernyms: widespread Definition: widely circulated or diffused Usage: a widespread doctrine; widespread fear of nuclear war

Synonyms: general Definition: affecting the entire body Usage: a general anesthetic; general symptoms

Hypernyms: systemic Definition: affecting an entire system Usage: a systemic poison

Synonyms: general Definition: somewhat indefinite Usage: bearing a general resemblance to the original; a general description of the merchandise

Hypernyms: imprecise Definition: not precise Usage: imprecise astronomical observations; the terms he used were imprecise and emotional