English translation of 'प्रेरणा'
nf/prerana, preranA, preranaa, preranā, prerna, prernA, prernaa, prernā, preraNa, preraNA, preraNaa, preraNā, prerNa, prerNA, prerNaa, prerNā, preraṇa, preraṇA, preraṇaa, preraṇā, prerṇa, prerṇA, prerṇaa, prerṇā/
1. boost transitive verb, countable noun
If something boosts your confidence or morale, or if it gives it a boost, it improves it.
It did give me a boost to win such a big event.
2. impetus uncountable noun
Something that gives a process impetus or gives it an impetus makes it happen or progress more quickly.
The bank loan gave me the impetus to set up my business.
3. incentive variable noun
An incentive is something that encourages you to do something.
...tax incentives for companies that create jobs.
4. incitement variable noun
5. inducement countable noun
An inducement is something which might persuade someone to do a particular thing.
We were offered financial inducements to tell our story to the newspapers.
6. inspiration uncountable noun
Inspiration is a feeling of excitement and enthusiasm gained from new ideas.
Diana played extremely well giving a lot of inspiration to other women.
7. motivation uncountable noun
If you have the motivation to do something, you feel determined to do it.
The players were tired and lacked motivation.
8. spur singular noun
Something that acts as a spur encourages someone to do something or makes something happen faster or sooner.
This success has given him a spur to show the world what he can do.
9. stimulation uncountable noun
...the mental stimulation of an interesting job.
10. stimulus variable noun
A stimulus is something that encourages activity in people or things.
In the United States the Civil War gave a great stimulus to industrialization.
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Translation of प्रेरणा from the Collins Hindi to English Dictionary