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 (verb) sedate

Synonyms: calm, sedate, tranquilize, tranquillise, tranquillize Definition: cause to be calm or quiet as by administering a sedative to Usage: The patient must be sedated before the operation

Hypernyms: affect Definition: act physically on; have an effect upon Usage: the medicine affects my heart rate

Synonyms for (adjective) sedate

Synonyms: sedate, staid Definition: characterized by dignity and propriety

Hypernyms: decorous Definition: characterized by propriety and dignity and good taste in manners and conduct Usage: the tete-a-tete was decorous in the extreme

Synonyms: sober, solemn, sedate, grave Definition: dignified and somber in manner or character and committed to keeping promises Usage: a grave God-fearing man; a quiet sedate nature; as sober as a judge; a solemn promise; the judge was solemn as he pronounced sentence

Hypernyms: serious Definition: concerned with work or important matters rather than play or trivialities Usage: a serious student of history; a serious attempt to learn to ski; gave me a serious look; a serious young man; are you serious or joking?; Don't be so serious!