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) straining

Synonyms: strain, straining Definition: an intense or violent exertion

Hypernyms: effort, elbow grease, travail, sweat, exertion Definition: use of physical or mental energy; hard work Usage: he got an A for effort; they managed only with great exertion

Synonyms: twisting, torture, straining, distortion, overrefinement Definition: the act of distorting something so it seems to mean something it was not intended to mean

Hypernyms: falsification, misrepresentation Definition: a willful perversion of facts

Synonyms for (adjective) straining

Synonyms: arduous, straining, strenuous Definition: taxing to the utmost; testing powers of endurance Usage: his final, straining burst of speed; a strenuous task; your willingness after these six arduous days to remain here- F.D.Roosevelt

Hypernyms: effortful Definition: requiring great physical effort