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 (adjective) starchy

Synonyms: buckram, starchy, stiff Definition: rigidly formal Usage: a starchy manner; the letter was stiff and formal; his prose has a buckram quality

Hypernyms: formal Definition: being in accord with established forms and conventions and requirements (as e.g. of formal dress) Usage: pay one's formal respects; formal dress; a formal ball; the requirement was only formal and often ignored; a formal education

Synonyms: starchy Definition: consisting of or containing starch Usage: starchy foods

Hypernyms: starchlike, amylaceous, amyloid, amyloidal, farinaceous Definition: resembling starch