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encourage /ɪnˈkʌrɪdʒ $ ɪnˈkɜːr-/ verb [transitive]

ترغیب کردن ، تشویق کردن ، دلگرم کردن ، تشجیح کردن ، تقویت کردن ، پیش بردن ، پروردن ، قانون ـ فقه: ترغیب کردن ، علوم نظامی: به شجاعت واداشتن
- inspire, buoy up, cheer, comfort, console, embolden, hearten, reassure
- spur, advocate, egg on, foster, promote, prompt, support, urge
Antonyms: discourage
Contrasted words: deject, depress, discourage, dishearten, dispirit, affright, caution, frighten, deter, dissuade, divert, hinder, inhibit, restrain, disapprove, weaken, check, retard, slow
Related Idioms: give a shot in the arm, lend one's countenance to, lend one's favor (or support) to, smile upon
Related Words: assure, reassure, boost, excite, galvanize, pique, provoke, quicken, stimulate, buck up, buoy (up), energize, fortify, invigorate, rally, stir, approve, back, endorse, go (for), sanction, subscribe (to), abet, assist, reinforce, support, sustain, incite, instigate, induce, prevail, patronize, push, develop, improve, subsidize
English Thesaurus: effect, impact, influence, side effect, after-effects, ...

[TahlilGaran] English Synonym Dictionary

encourage S2 W1 /ɪnˈkʌrɪdʒ $ ɪnˈkɜːr-/ verb [transitive]
[Word Family: adjective: encourageddiscouraged, encouragingdiscouraging; verb: encouragediscourage; noun: encouragementdiscouragement; adverb: encouraginglydiscouragingly]

1. to give someone the courage or confidence to do something Antonym : discourage:
I want to thank everyone who has encouraged and supported me.
encourage somebody to do something
Cooder was encouraged to begin playing the guitar by his father.
encourage somebody in something
Fleur encouraged Dana in her ambition to become a model.

2. to persuade someone to do something Antonym : discourage:
Cantor didn’t mind if they worked late; in fact, he actively encouraged it.
encourage somebody to do something
A 10p rise in cigarette prices is not enough to encourage smokers to stop.

3. to make something more likely to exist, happen, or develop:
Violent TV programmes encourage anti-social behaviour.
—encouraged adjective [not before noun]:
She felt encouraged by the many letters of support.

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Contemporary English

ADV. greatly, strongly We were greatly encouraged by the support we received.
actively, positively The government must actively encourage investment in these areas.
VERB + ENCOURAGE aim to | try to | be designed to These questions are designed to encourage debate.
be likely to Newspapers should not publish material that is likely to encourage discrimination on the grounds of race or colour.
PREP. in Her head of department encouraged her in her research work.

[TahlilGaran] Collocations Dictionary

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TahlilGaran : دیکشنری آنلاین تحلیلگران (معنی encourage) | علیرضا معتمد , دیکشنری تحلیلگران , وب اپلیکیشن , تحلیلگران , دیکشنری , آنلاین , آیفون , IOS , آموزش مجازی 4.5 : 2207
4.5دیکشنری آنلاین تحلیلگران (معنی encourage)
دیکشنری تحلیلگران (وب اپلیکیشن، ویژه کاربران آیفون، IOS) | دیکشنری آنلاین تحلیلگران (معنی encourage) | موسس و مدیر مسئول :