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) swallow

Synonyms: swallow, drink, deglutition Definition: the act of swallowing Usage: one swallow of the liquid was enough; he took a drink of his beer and smacked his lips

Hypernyms: uptake, consumption, ingestion, intake Definition: the process of taking food into the body through the mouth (as by eating)

Synonyms: swallow Definition: small long-winged songbird noted for swift graceful flight and the regularity of its migrations

Hypernyms: oscine, oscine bird Definition: passerine bird having specialized vocal apparatus

Synonyms: sup, swallow Definition: a small amount of liquid food Usage: a sup of ale

Hypernyms: mouthful, taste Definition: a small amount eaten or drunk Usage: take a taste--you'll like it

Synonyms for (verb) swallow

Synonyms: swallow Definition: believe or accept without questioning or challenge Usage: Am I supposed to swallow that story?

Hypernyms: believe Definition: accept as true; take to be true Usage: I believed his report; We didn't believe his stories from the War; She believes in spirits

Synonyms: swallow, live with, accept Definition: tolerate or accommodate oneself to Usage: I shall have to accept these unpleasant working conditions; I swallowed the insult; She has learned to live with her husband's little idiosyncrasies

Hypernyms: endure, put up, digest, bear, abide, brook, stand, suffer, support, tolerate, stick out, stomach Definition: put up with something or somebody unpleasant Usage: I cannot bear his constant criticism; The new secretary had to endure a lot of unprofessional remarks; he learned to tolerate the heat; She stuck out two years in a miserable marriage

Synonyms: swallow Definition: keep from expressing Usage: I swallowed my anger and kept quiet

Hypernyms: suppress, repress Definition: put out of one's consciousness

Synonyms: unsay, withdraw, swallow, take back Definition: take back what one has said Usage: He swallowed his words

Hypernyms: disown, renounce, repudiate Definition: cast off Usage: She renounced her husband; The parents repudiated their son

Synonyms: swallow Definition: utter indistinctly Usage: She swallowed the last words of her speech

Hypernyms: speak, verbalise, verbalize, utter, mouth, talk Definition: express in speech Usage: She talks a lot of nonsense; This depressed patient does not verbalize

Synonyms: swallow Definition: engulf and destroy Usage: The Nazis swallowed the Baltic countries

Hypernyms: demolish, destroy Definition: defeat soundly Usage: The home team demolished the visitors

Synonyms: get down, swallow Definition: pass through the esophagus as part of eating or drinking Usage: Swallow the raw fish--it won't kill you!

Hypernyms: consume, have, ingest, take, take in Definition: serve oneself to, or consume regularly Usage: Have another bowl of chicken soup!; I don't take sugar in my coffee

Synonyms: eat up, bury, immerse, swallow, swallow up Definition: enclose or envelop completely, as if by swallowing Usage: The huge waves swallowed the small boat and it sank shortly thereafter

Hypernyms: close in, inclose, enclose, shut in Definition: surround completely Usage: Darkness enclosed him; They closed in the porch with a fence