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) sieve

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

Hypernyms: strainer Definition: a filter to retain larger pieces while smaller pieces and liquids pass through

Synonyms for (verb) sieve

Synonyms: sieve, sift Definition: distinguish and separate out Usage: sift through the job candidates

Hypernyms: select, choose, take, pick out Definition: pick out, select, or choose from a number of alternatives Usage: Take any one of these cards; Choose a good husband for your daughter; She selected a pair of shoes from among the dozen the salesgirl had shown her

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

Hypernyms: separate Definition: divide into components or constituents Usage: Separate the wheat from the chaff

Synonyms: sieve, sift Definition: check and sort carefully Usage: sift the information

Hypernyms: study, examine, analyse, analyze, canvas, canvass Definition: consider in detail and subject to an analysis in order to discover essential features or meaning Usage: analyze a sonnet by Shakespeare; analyze the evidence in a criminal trial; analyze your real motives

Synonyms: sieve, screen, screen out, sort Definition: examine in order to test suitability Usage: screen these samples; screen the job applicants

Hypernyms: select, choose, take, pick out Definition: pick out, select, or choose from a number of alternatives Usage: Take any one of these cards; Choose a good husband for your daughter; She selected a pair of shoes from among the dozen the salesgirl had shown her