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) sort

Synonyms: sort Definition: an approximate definition or example Usage: she wore a sort of magenta dress; she served a creamy sort of dessert thing

Hypernyms: similarity Definition: the quality of being similar

Synonyms: form, kind, sort, variety Definition: a category of things distinguished by some common characteristic or quality Usage: sculpture is a form of art; what kinds of desserts are there?

Hypernyms: category Definition: a general concept that marks divisions or coordinations in a conceptual scheme

Synonyms: sort Definition: a person of a particular character or nature Usage: what sort of person is he?; he's a good sort

Hypernyms: somebody, someone, soul, mortal, person, individual Definition: a human being Usage: there was too much for one person to do

Synonyms: sort, sorting Definition: an operation that segregates items into groups according to a specified criterion Usage: the bottleneck in mail delivery is the process of sorting

Hypernyms: operation Definition: (computer science) data processing in which the result is completely specified by a rule (especially the processing that results from a single instruction) Usage: it can perform millions of operations per second

Synonyms for (verb) sort

Synonyms: class, classify, assort, separate, sort, sort out Definition: arrange or order by classes or categories Usage: How would you classify these pottery shards--are they prehistoric?

Hypernyms: categorise, categorize Definition: place into or assign to a category Usage: Children learn early on to categorize

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