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) knock

Synonyms: belt, whack, whang, rap, knock Definition: the act of hitting vigorously Usage: he gave the table a whack

Hypernyms: blow Definition: a powerful stroke with the fist or a weapon Usage: a blow on the head

Synonyms: knock, roast Definition: negative criticism

Hypernyms: criticism, critique Definition: a serious examination and judgment of something Usage: constructive criticism is always appreciated

Synonyms: knock Definition: a bad experience Usage: the school of hard knocks

Hypernyms: misfortune, bad luck Definition: unnecessary and unforeseen trouble resulting from an unfortunate event

Synonyms: knock, knocking Definition: the sound of knocking (as on a door or in an engine or bearing) Usage: the knocking grew louder

Hypernyms: sound Definition: the sudden occurrence of an audible event Usage: the sound awakened them

Synonyms: bang, bash, belt, smash, knock Definition: a vigorous blow Usage: the sudden knock floored him; he took a bash right in his face; he got a bang on the head

Hypernyms: bump, blow Definition: an impact (as from a collision) Usage: the bump threw him off the bicycle

Synonyms for (verb) knock

Synonyms: criticise, criticize, pick apart, knock Definition: find fault with; express criticism of; point out real or perceived flaws Usage: The paper criticized the new movie; Don't knock the food--it's free

Hypernyms: notice, point out, remark, comment Definition: make or write a comment on Usage: he commented the paper of his colleague

Synonyms: strike hard, knock Definition: deliver a sharp blow or push :"He knocked the glass clear across the room"

Hypernyms: strike Definition: deliver a sharp blow, as with the hand, fist, or weapon Usage: The teacher struck the child; the opponent refused to strike; The boxer struck the attacker dead

Synonyms: knock, bump Definition: knock against with force or violence Usage: My car bumped into the tree

Hypernyms: hit, impinge on, collide with, strike, run into Definition: hit against; come into sudden contact with Usage: The car hit a tree; He struck the table with his elbow

Synonyms: knock Definition: rap with the knuckles Usage: knock on the door

Hypernyms: knap, rap Definition: strike sharply Usage: rap him on the knuckles

Synonyms: ping, pink, knock Definition: sound like a car engine that is firing too early Usage: the car pinged when I put in low-octane gasoline; The car pinked when the ignition was too far retarded

Hypernyms: sound, go Definition: make a certain noise or sound Usage: She went `Mmmmm'; The gun went `bang'

Synonyms: pink, rap, tap, knock Definition: make light, repeated taps on a surface Usage: he was tapping his fingers on the table impatiently

Hypernyms: sound, go Definition: make a certain noise or sound Usage: She went `Mmmmm'; The gun went `bang'