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 (verb) hold out

Synonyms: stretch forth, stretch out, hold out, exsert, extend, put out Definition: thrust or extend out Usage: He held out his hand; point a finger; extend a hand; the bee exserted its sting

Hypernyms: gesticulate, gesture, motion Definition: show, express or direct through movement Usage: He gestured his desire to leave

Synonyms: withstand, stand firm, hold out, resist Definition: stand up or offer resistance to somebody or something

Hypernyms: fight, fight back, fight down, oppose, defend Definition: fight against or resist strongly Usage: The senator said he would oppose the bill; Don't fight it!

Synonyms: hold out Definition: wait uncompromisingly for something desirable Usage: He held out for the dessert and did not touch the cheeses

Hypernyms: hold back, hold off, wait Definition: wait before acting Usage: the scientists held off announcing their results until they repeated the experiment

Synonyms: endure, hold out, wear Definition: last and be usable Usage: This dress wore well for almost ten years

Hypernyms: last, endure Definition: persist for a specified period of time Usage: The bad weather lasted for three days