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) taut

Synonyms: taut, tight Definition: pulled or drawn tight Usage: taut sails; a tight drumhead; a tight rope

Hypernyms: tense Definition: taut or rigid; stretched tight Usage: tense piano strings

Synonyms: taut Definition: subjected to great tension; stretched tight Usage: the skin of his face looked drawn and tight; her nerves were taut as the strings of a bow

Hypernyms: tense Definition: in or of a state of physical or nervous tension