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) patent

Synonyms: patent, patent of invention Definition: a document granting an inventor sole rights to an invention

Hypernyms: papers, written document, document Definition: writing that provides information (especially information of an official nature)

Synonyms: patent, letters patent Definition: an official document granting a right or privilege

Hypernyms: instrument, legal document, legal instrument, official document Definition: (law) a document that states some contractual relationship or grants some right

Synonyms for (verb) patent

Synonyms: patent Definition: make open to sight or notice Usage: His behavior has patented an embarrassing fact about him

Hypernyms: alter, change, modify Definition: cause to change; make different; cause a transformation Usage: The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city; The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue

Synonyms: patent Definition: obtain a patent for Usage: Should I patent this invention?

Hypernyms: secure, procure Definition: get by special effort Usage: He procured extra cigarettes even though they were rationed

Synonyms: patent Definition: grant rights to; grant a patent for

Hypernyms: register Definition: record in writing; enter into a book of names or events or transactions

Synonyms for (adjective) patent

Synonyms: patent, unmistakable, apparent, plain, manifest, evident Definition: clearly revealed to the mind or the senses or judgment Usage: the effects of the drought are apparent to anyone who sees the parched fields; evident hostility; manifest disapproval; patent advantages; made his meaning plain; it is plain that he is no reactionary; in plain view

Hypernyms: obvious Definition: easily perceived by the senses or grasped by the mind Usage: obvious errors

Synonyms: patent Definition: (of a bodily tube or passageway) open; affording free passage Usage: patent ductus arteriosus

Hypernyms: unobstructed Definition: free from impediment or obstruction or hindrance Usage: an unobstructed view