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) riddle

Synonyms: riddle Definition: a coarse sieve (as for gravel)

Hypernyms: sieve, screen Definition: a strainer for separating lumps from powdered material or grading particles

Synonyms: brain-teaser, riddle, enigma, conundrum Definition: a difficult problem

Hypernyms: problem Definition: a question raised for consideration or solution Usage: our homework consisted of ten problems to solve

Synonyms for (verb) riddle

Synonyms: riddle Definition: set a difficult problem or riddle Usage: riddle me a riddle

Hypernyms: dumbfound, bewilder, baffle, beat, amaze, puzzle, pose, mystify, nonplus, perplex, stick, stupefy, flummox, gravel, get, vex Definition: be a mystery or bewildering to Usage: This beats me!; Got me--I don't know the answer!; a vexing problem; This question really stuck me

Synonyms: riddle Definition: explain a riddle

Hypernyms: puzzle out, figure out, lick, work, work out, solve Definition: find the solution to (a problem or question) or understand the meaning of Usage: did you solve the problem?; Work out your problems with the boss; this unpleasant situation isn't going to work itself out; did you get it?; Did you get my meaning?; He could not work the math problem

Synonyms: riddle Definition: speak in riddles

Hypernyms: communicate, intercommunicate Definition: transmit thoughts or feelings Usage: He communicated his anxieties to the psychiatrist

Synonyms: diffuse, penetrate, permeate, pervade, interpenetrate, imbue, riddle Definition: spread or diffuse through Usage: An atmosphere of distrust has permeated this administration; music penetrated the entire building; His campaign was riddled with accusations and personal attacks

Hypernyms: penetrate, perforate Definition: pass into or through, often by overcoming resistance Usage: The bullet penetrated her chest

Synonyms: riddle Definition: pierce with many holes Usage: The bullets riddled his body

Hypernyms: pierce Definition: make a hole into Usage: The needle pierced her flesh

Synonyms: riddle, screen Definition: separate with a riddle, as grain from chaff

Hypernyms: sieve, sift, strain Definition: separate by passing through a sieve or other straining device to separate out coarser elements Usage: sift the flour