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) stub

Synonyms: butt, stub Definition: the small unused part of something (especially the end of a cigarette that is left after smoking)

Hypernyms: part, portion Definition: something less than the whole of a human artifact Usage: the rear part of the house; glue the two parts together

Synonyms: check stub, counterfoil, stub Definition: the part of a check that is retained as a record

Hypernyms: record Definition: anything (such as a document or a phonograph record or a photograph) providing permanent evidence of or information about past events Usage: the film provided a valuable record of stage techniques

Synonyms: ticket stub, stub Definition: a torn part of a ticket returned to the holder as a receipt

Hypernyms: receipt Definition: an acknowledgment (usually tangible) that payment has been made

Synonyms: nub, stub Definition: a small piece Usage: a nub of coal; a stub of a pencil

Hypernyms: part, piece Definition: a portion of a natural object Usage: they analyzed the river into three parts; he needed a piece of granite

Synonyms: stub Definition: a short piece remaining on a trunk or stem where a branch is lost

Hypernyms: plant part, plant structure Definition: any part of a plant or fungus

Synonyms for (verb) stub

Synonyms: stub Definition: strike (one's toe) accidentally against an object Usage: She stubbed her toe in the dark and now it's broken

Hypernyms: hit, impinge on, collide with, strike, run into Definition: hit against; come into sudden contact with Usage: The car hit a tree; He struck the table with his elbow

Synonyms: stub Definition: clear of weeds by uprooting them Usage: stub a field

Hypernyms: weed Definition: clear of weeds Usage: weed the garden

Synonyms: stub Definition: extinguish by crushing Usage: stub out your cigarette now

Hypernyms: quench, extinguish, blow out, snuff out Definition: put out, as of fires, flames, or lights Usage: Too big to be extinguished at once, the forest fires at best could be contained; quench the flames; snuff out the candles

Synonyms: stub Definition: pull up (weeds) by their roots

Hypernyms: root out, uproot, deracinate, extirpate Definition: pull up by or as if by the roots Usage: uproot the vine that has spread all over the garden