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) standoff

Synonyms: standoff, repulsion Definition: the act of repulsing or repelling an attack; a successful defensive stand

Hypernyms: stand Definition: a defensive effort Usage: the army made a final stand at the Rhone

Synonyms: draw, tie, standoff Definition: the finish of a contest in which the score is tied and the winner is undecided Usage: the game ended in a draw; their record was 3 wins, 6 losses and a tie

Hypernyms: finish Definition: designated event that concludes a contest (especially a race) Usage: excitement grew as the finish neared; my horse was several lengths behind at the finish; the winner is the team with the most points at the finish