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) goad

Synonyms: goad, prod Definition: a pointed instrument that is used to prod into a state of motion

Hypernyms: device Definition: an instrumentality invented for a particular purpose Usage: the device is small enough to wear on your wrist; a device intended to conserve water

Synonyms: urging, spur, spurring, prod, prodding, goad, goading Definition: a verbalization that encourages you to attempt something Usage: the ceaseless prodding got on his nerves

Hypernyms: encouragement Definition: the expression of approval and support

Synonyms for (verb) goad

Synonyms: goad, needle Definition: goad or provoke,as by constant criticism Usage: He needled her with his sarcastic remarks

Hypernyms: plague, provoke, molest, harass, harry, hassle, chevvy, chevy, chivvy, chivy, beset Definition: annoy continually or chronically Usage: He is known to harry his staff when he is overworked; This man harasses his female co-workers

Synonyms: goad, prick Definition: stab or urge on as if with a pointed stick

Hypernyms: jab, stab Definition: stab or pierce Usage: he jabbed the piece of meat with his pocket knife

Synonyms: goad Definition: urge with or as if with a goad

Hypernyms: prod, incite, egg on Definition: urge on; cause to act Usage: The other children egged the boy on, but he did not want to throw the stone through the window

Synonyms: goad, spur Definition: give heart or courage to

Hypernyms: encourage Definition: inspire with confidence; give hope or courage to