Definition of 'encouragement'
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Example sentences containing 'encouragement'
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They needed little encouragement five minutes into the second period. Times, Sunday Times (2016)While the government appears to be bending over backwards to help foreign car makers, there is still little outward encouragement for our most important industry. Times, Sunday Times (2016)With a little encouragement, the wild is also surging back to other improbable city corners, too. Smithsonian Mag (2017)They could identify with my struggle and could offer specific encouragement and advice. Christianity Today (2000)The people cried encouragement as the drums quickened and a new song was sung. A Plague of Angels (1993)The lack of encouragement and educational support offered to our potential engineers is one of them. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Yet there has been little further encouragement. Times, Sunday Times (2011)We can take much encouragement from this. The Sun (2010)Or they might not get sufficient encouragement from their universities. The Times Literary Supplement (2012)The audience members are encouraged to hand out helpful advice and encouragement. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Your encouragement means a great deal to a relative returning to the workplace. The Sun (2014)The findings will give encouragement to elderly people around the world. Times, Sunday Times (2011)That both artists provided each other with support and encouragement is inescapable in the letters. The Times Literary Supplement (2012)They should slide off with a little encouragement. Times, Sunday Times (2012)We can take encouragement from the maths of the second half. Times, Sunday Times (2015)That advice and encouragement really made a difference. Times, Sunday Times (2010)They are useful facilities and a great encouragement to networking. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Parents are expected to offer encouragement and support. Times, Sunday Times (2012)They got little encouragement from the judiciary. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The restive residents here need little encouragement to take to the streets. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Not that he needed a great deal of encouragement. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Many employers are good at providing support and encouragement for volunteering. Times, Sunday Times (2012)That was sufficient encouragement for South to ask for aces and bid the small slam when he found his partner held three. Times, Sunday Times (2011)For King, this was sufficient encouragement. PERDITA: The Life of Mary Robinson (2004)
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Translations for 'encouragement'
British English: encouragement /ɪnˈkʌrɪdʒmənt/ NOUN
Encouragement is the activity of encouraging someone.
Thanks for your advice and encouragement.
- American English: encouragement
- Arabic: تَشْجِيع
- Brazilian Portuguese: encorajamento
- Chinese: 鼓励
- Croatian: ohrabrenje
- Czech: povzbuzení
- Danish: opmuntring
- Dutch: aanmoediging
- European Spanish: ánimo
- Finnish: rohkaisu
- French: encouragement
- German: Ermutigung
- Greek: ενθάρρυνση
- Italian: incoraggiamento
- Japanese: 奨励
- Korean: 격려
- Norwegian: oppmuntring
- Polish: zachęta
- European Portuguese: encorajamento
- Romanian: încurajare
- Russian: ободрение
- Spanish: ánimo
- Swedish: uppmuntran
- Thai: การให้กำลังใจ
- Turkish: yüreklendirme
- Ukrainian: заохочення
- Vietnamese: sự khuyến khích
Definition of encouragement from the Collins English Dictionary
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