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Encourage – English Flashcard for Encourage for IELTS

Published on July 12th, 2019 | Last updated on February 5th, 2021 by | Category: 504 Absolutely Essential Words Flashcards, English Vocabulary in Context | No Comments on Encourage – English Flashcard for Encourage for IELTS | 131 Views | Reading Time: 1 minute

Encourage

Encourage (verb) /ɪnˈkʌr.ɪdʒ/ US /-ˈkɝː-/

to give someone motivation, hope and confidence – inspire – hearten – urge – foster – assist – support:

The idle student needs to be encouraged by his teacher and parents to become more active.

Antonym: discourage

Noun: encouragement

Adjective: encouraging

Adverb: encouragingly

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