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) race

Synonyms: race, raceway Definition: a canal for a current of water

Hypernyms: canal Definition: long and narrow strip of water made for boats or for irrigation

Synonyms: race Definition: a contest of speed Usage: the race is to the swift

Hypernyms: competition, contest Definition: an occasion on which a winner is selected from among two or more contestants

Synonyms: race Definition: any competition Usage: the race for the presidency

Hypernyms: competition, contest Definition: an occasion on which a winner is selected from among two or more contestants

Synonyms: race Definition: people who are believed to belong to the same genetic stock Usage: some biologists doubt that there are important genetic differences between races of human beings

Hypernyms: group, grouping Definition: any number of entities (members) considered as a unit

Synonyms: race, subspecies Definition: (biology) a taxonomic group that is a division of a species; usually arises as a consequence of geographical isolation within a species

Hypernyms: taxon, taxonomic category, taxonomic group Definition: animal or plant group having natural relations

Synonyms: airstream, backwash, wash, race, slipstream Definition: the flow of air that is driven backwards by an aircraft propeller

Hypernyms: flow Definition: any uninterrupted stream or discharge

Synonyms for (verb) race

Synonyms: race, run Definition: compete in a race Usage: he is running the Marathon this year; let's race and see who gets there first

Hypernyms: contend, vie, compete Definition: compete for something; engage in a contest; measure oneself against others

Synonyms: hasten, hotfoot, hie, cannonball along, bucket along, pelt along, belt along, step on it, race, speed, rush, rush along Definition: move fast Usage: He rushed down the hall to receive his guests; The cars raced down the street

Hypernyms: go, locomote, travel, move Definition: change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically Usage: How fast does your new car go?; We travelled from Rome to Naples by bus; The policemen went from door to door looking for the suspect; The soldiers moved towards the city in an attempt to take it before night fell; news travelled fast

Synonyms: rush, race Definition: cause to move fast or to rush or race Usage: The psychologist raced the rats through a long maze

Hypernyms: displace, move Definition: cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense Usage: Move those boxes into the corner, please; I'm moving my money to another bank; The director moved more responsibilities onto his new assistant

Synonyms: race Definition: to work as fast as possible towards a goal, sometimes in competition with others Usage: We are racing to find a cure for AIDS

Hypernyms: move, act Definition: perform an action, or work out or perform (an action) Usage: think before you act; We must move quickly; The governor should act on the new energy bill; The nanny acted quickly by grabbing the toddler and covering him with a wet towel