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) overlap

Synonyms: lap, overlap Definition: a flap that lies over another part Usage: the lap of the shingles should be at least ten inches

Hypernyms: flap Definition: any broad thin and limber covering attached at one edge; hangs loose or projects freely Usage: he wrote on the flap of the envelope

Synonyms: overlap Definition: the property of partial coincidence in time

Hypernyms: concurrence, conjunction, coincidence, co-occurrence Definition: the temporal property of two things happening at the same time Usage: the interval determining the coincidence gate is adjustable

Synonyms: convergence, intersection, overlap Definition: a representation of common ground between theories or phenomena Usage: there was no overlap between their proposals

Hypernyms: representation, internal representation, mental representation Definition: a presentation to the mind in the form of an idea or image

Synonyms for (verb) overlap

Synonyms: overlap Definition: coincide partially or wholly Usage: Our vacations overlap

Hypernyms: cooccur, coincide, co-occur Definition: go with, fall together

Synonyms: overlap Definition: extend over and cover a part of Usage: The roofs of the houses overlap in this crowded city

Hypernyms: extend, cover, continue Definition: span an interval of distance, space or time Usage: The war extended over five years; The period covered the turn of the century; My land extends over the hills on the horizon; This farm covers some 200 acres; The Archipelago continues for another 500 miles