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) shortening

Synonyms: shortening Definition: act of decreasing in length Usage: the dress needs shortening

Hypernyms: decrease, diminution, reduction, step-down Definition: the act of decreasing or reducing something

Synonyms: shortening Definition: fat such as butter or lard used in baked goods

Hypernyms: edible fat Definition: oily or greasy matter making up the bulk of fatty tissue in animals and in seeds and other plant tissue