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) gradual

Synonyms: gradual Definition: (Roman Catholic Church) an antiphon (usually from the Book of Psalms) immediately after the epistle at Mass

Hypernyms: antiphon, antiphony Definition: a verse or song to be chanted or sung in response

Synonyms for (adjective) gradual

Synonyms: gradual Definition: proceeding in small stages Usage: a gradual increase in prices

Hypernyms: in small stages, step-by-step, stepwise, piecemeal, bit-by-bit Definition: one thing at a time

Hypernyms: gradational, gradatory, graduated Definition: taking place by degrees

Synonyms: gradual Definition: (of a topographical gradient) not steep or abrupt Usage: a gradual slope

Hypernyms: easy, gentle Definition: marked by moderate steepness Usage: an easy climb; a gentle slope

Hypernyms: sloping Definition: having a slanting form or direction Usage: an area of gently sloping hills; a room with a sloping ceiling