• Encouraging Definition & Synonyms
- (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Encourage
- (a.) Furnishing ground to hope; inspiriting; favoring.
• Encourage Definition & Synonyms
- (v. t.) 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.