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) read

Synonyms: read Definition: something that is read Usage: the article was a very good read

Hypernyms: publication Definition: a copy of a printed work offered for distribution

Synonyms for (verb) read

Synonyms: interpret, understand, translate, read Definition: make sense of a language Usage: She understands French; Can you read Greek?

Hypernyms: understand Definition: know and comprehend the nature or meaning of Usage: She did not understand her husband; I understand what she means

Synonyms: read Definition: to hear and understand Usage: I read you loud and clear!

Hypernyms: understand Definition: know and comprehend the nature or meaning of Usage: She did not understand her husband; I understand what she means

Synonyms: read, take Definition: interpret something in a certain way; convey a particular meaning or impression Usage: I read this address as a satire; How should I take this message?; You can't take credit for this!

Hypernyms: construe, see, interpret Definition: make sense of; assign a meaning to Usage: What message do you see in this letter?; How do you interpret his behavior?

Synonyms: read Definition: interpret something that is written or printed Usage: read the advertisement; Have you read Salman Rushdie?

Hypernyms: construe, see, interpret Definition: make sense of; assign a meaning to Usage: What message do you see in this letter?; How do you interpret his behavior?

Synonyms: read Definition: look at, interpret, and say out loud something that is written or printed Usage: The King will read the proclamation at noon

Hypernyms: speak, verbalise, verbalize, utter, mouth, talk Definition: express in speech Usage: She talks a lot of nonsense; This depressed patient does not verbalize

Synonyms: read Definition: interpret the significance of, as of palms, tea leaves, intestines, the sky; also of human behavior Usage: She read the sky and predicted rain; I can't read his strange behavior; The fortune teller read his fate in the crystal ball

Hypernyms: predict, prognosticate, promise, call, forebode, foretell, anticipate Definition: make a prediction about; tell in advance Usage: Call the outcome of an election

Synonyms: scan, read Definition: obtain data from magnetic tapes Usage: This dictionary can be read by the computer

Hypernyms: construe, see, interpret Definition: make sense of; assign a meaning to Usage: What message do you see in this letter?; How do you interpret his behavior?

Synonyms: show, record, register, read Definition: indicate a certain reading; of gauges and instruments Usage: The thermometer showed thirteen degrees below zero; The gauge read `empty'

Hypernyms: indicate Definition: to state or express briefly Usage: indicated his wishes in a letter

Synonyms: read Definition: audition for a stage role by reading parts of a role Usage: He is auditioning for `Julius Caesar' at Stratford this year

Hypernyms: try out, audition Definition: perform in order to get a role Usage: She auditioned for a role on Broadway

Synonyms: say, read Definition: have or contain a certain wording or form Usage: The passage reads as follows; What does the law say?

Hypernyms: feature, have Definition: have as a feature Usage: This restaurant features the most famous chefs in France