Definition of Encourage. Meaning of Encourage. Synonyms of Encourage

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Definition of Encourage

Encourage
Encourage En*cour"age (?; 48), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Encouraged (?; 48); p. pr. & vb. n. Encouraging.] [F. encourager; pref. en- (L. in) + courage courage. See Courage.] To give courage to; to inspire with courage, spirit, or hope; to raise, or to increase, the confidence of; to animate; enhearten; to incite; to help forward; -- the opposite of discourage. David encouraged himself in the Lord. --1 Sam. xxx. 6. Syn: To embolden; inspirit; animate; enhearten; hearten; incite; cheer; urge; impel; stimulate; instigate; countenance; comfort; promote; advance; forward; strengthen.

Meaning of Encourage from wikipedia

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- The Society to Encourage Studies at Home (1873 – ca. 1897) (often abbreviated as SH) was the first correspondence school in the United States. It was...
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