Writing & Editing Synonym showdown: Which word works best? Six sets of synonymous terms to consider closely the next time you whip up some written communication. By Matt WilsonOct. 27, 2011 SHARE To read the full story, log in. Become a Ragan Insider member to read this article and all other archived content. Sign up today Already a member? Log in here. Learn more about Ragan Insider.