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) thumb

Synonyms: ovolo, quarter round, thumb Definition: a convex molding having a cross section in the form of a quarter of a circle or of an ellipse

Hypernyms: moulding, molding Definition: a decorative strip used for ornamentation or finishing

Synonyms: thumb Definition: the part of a glove that provides a covering for the thumb

Hypernyms: covering Definition: an artifact that covers something else (usually to protect or shelter or conceal it)

Synonyms: thumb, pollex Definition: the thick short innermost digit of the forelimb

Hypernyms: finger Definition: any of the terminal members of the hand (sometimes excepting the thumb) Usage: her fingers were long and thin

Synonyms for (verb) thumb

Synonyms: finger, thumb Definition: feel or handle with the fingers Usage: finger the binding of the book

Hypernyms: touch Definition: make physical contact with, come in contact with Usage: Touch the stone for good luck; She never touched her husband

Synonyms: thumb, hitch, hitchhike Definition: travel by getting free rides from motorists

Hypernyms: ride Definition: be carried or travel on or in a vehicle Usage: I ride to work in a bus; He rides the subway downtown every day

Synonyms: thumb, leaf, flick, flip, riff, riffle Definition: look through a book or other written material Usage: He thumbed through the report; She leafed through the volume

Hypernyms: peruse Definition: examine or consider with attention and in detail Usage: Please peruse this report at your leisure