English translation of 'estimular'
1. to stimulate
2. (incentivar) to encourage
estimular alguém a fazer algo to encourage sb to do sth
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'estimular' in Other Languages
British English: excite VERB
If something excites you, it makes you feel very happy, eager, or enthusiastic.
I only take on work that excites me, even if it means turning down lots of money.
British English: spur VERB
If one thing spurs you to do another, it encourages you to do it.
It's the money that spurs these fishermen to risk a long ocean journey in their flimsy boats.
British English: stimulate VERB
To stimulate something means to encourage it to begin or develop further.
Our priority is to stimulate our economy.
Translation of estimular from the Collins Portuguese to English Dictionary