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) smirch

Synonyms: blot, smear, smirch, spot, stain Definition: an act that brings discredit to the person who does it Usage: he made a huge blot on his copybook

Hypernyms: mistake, error, fault Definition: a wrong action attributable to bad judgment or ignorance or inattention Usage: he made a bad mistake; she was quick to point out my errors; I could understand his English in spite of his grammatical faults

Synonyms: blot, spot, slur, smear, smirch, smudge, daub Definition: a blemish made by dirt Usage: he had a smudge on his cheek

Hypernyms: mar, defect, blemish Definition: a mark or flaw that spoils the appearance of something (especially on a person's body) Usage: a facial blemish

Synonyms for (verb) smirch

Synonyms: sully, defame, denigrate, calumniate, besmirch, asperse, slander, smear, smirch Definition: charge falsely or with malicious intent; attack the good name and reputation of someone Usage: The journalists have defamed me! The article in the paper sullied my reputation

Hypernyms: accuse, charge Definition: blame for, make a claim of wrongdoing or misbehavior against Usage: he charged the director with indifference

Synonyms: smirch, besmirch Definition: smear so as to make dirty or stained

Hypernyms: smear Definition: stain by smearing or daubing with a dirty substance