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) offend

Synonyms: offend, pique Definition: cause to feel resentment or indignation Usage: Her tactless remark offended me

Hypernyms: anger Definition: make angry Usage: The news angered him

Synonyms: bruise, hurt, injure, offend, wound, spite Definition: hurt the feelings of Usage: She hurt me when she did not include me among her guests; This remark really bruised my ego

Hypernyms: kindle, elicit, enkindle, evoke, fire, arouse, raise, provoke Definition: call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses) Usage: arouse pity; raise a smile; evoke sympathy

Synonyms: scandalise, scandalize, shock, appal, appall, outrage, offend Definition: strike with disgust or revulsion Usage: The scandalous behavior of this married woman shocked her friends

Hypernyms: churn up, nauseate, sicken, revolt, disgust Definition: cause aversion in; offend the moral sense of Usage: The pornographic pictures sickened us

Synonyms: go against, infract, offend, breach, break, transgress, violate Definition: act in disregard of laws, rules, contracts, or promises Usage: offend all laws of humanity; violate the basic laws or human civilization; break a law; break a promise

Hypernyms: disrespect Definition: show a lack of respect for