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) retarded

Synonyms: developmentally challenged, mentally retarded, retarded Definition: people collectively who are mentally retarded Usage: he started a school for the retarded

Hypernyms: people Definition: (plural) any group of human beings (men or women or children) collectively Usage: old people; there were at least 200 people in the audience

Synonyms for (adjective) retarded

Synonyms: retarded Definition: relatively slow in mental or emotional or physical development Usage: providing a secure and sometimes happy life for the retarded

Hypernyms: feebleminded, half-witted, backward, slow-witted Definition: retarded in intellectual development

Hypernyms: idiotic, imbecile, imbecilic Definition: having a mental age of three to seven years

Hypernyms: moronic Definition: having a mental age of between eight and twelve years

Hypernyms: cretinous Definition: afflicted with cretinism

Hypernyms: delayed Definition: not as far along as normal in development

Hypernyms: dim-witted, simple, simple-minded Definition: lacking mental capacity and subtlety