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) lecture

Synonyms: lecture, lecturing Definition: teaching by giving a discourse on some subject (typically to a class)

Hypernyms: instruction, pedagogy, teaching Definition: the profession of a teacher Usage: he prepared for teaching while still in college; pedagogy is recognized as an important profession

Synonyms: speech, talking to, lecture Definition: a lengthy rebuke Usage: a good lecture was my father's idea of discipline; the teacher gave him a talking to

Hypernyms: reprehension, reprimand, reproof, reproval, rebuke Definition: an act or expression of criticism and censure Usage: he had to take the rebuke with a smile on his face

Synonyms: lecture, talk, public lecture Definition: a speech that is open to the public Usage: he attended a lecture on telecommunications

Hypernyms: speech, address Definition: the act of delivering a formal spoken communication to an audience Usage: he listened to an address on minor Roman poets

Synonyms for (verb) lecture

Synonyms: call down, call on the carpet, chew out, chew up, chide, remonstrate, reprimand, reproof, rag, rebuke, scold, dress down, take to task, trounce, have words, lambast, lambaste, lecture, jaw, berate, bawl out Definition: censure severely or angrily Usage: The mother scolded the child for entering a stranger's car; The deputy ragged the Prime Minister; The customer dressed down the waiter for bringing cold soup

Hypernyms: 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

Synonyms: talk, lecture Definition: deliver a lecture or talk Usage: She will talk at Rutgers next week; Did you ever lecture at Harvard?

Hypernyms: teach, learn, instruct Definition: impart skills or knowledge to Usage: I taught them French; He instructed me in building a boat