What are some opposite words for incentivize?

Antonyms for incentivize
ɪnˈsɛn tɪˌvaɪz

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  1. discourage

    make more difficult; opposite of encourage

    taxes discourage people from making more money, especially if they would fall into a higher percentage tax bracket. to incentivize or encourage people to make more money, tax incentives are put in place that divert income into retirement accounts, or into creating a business, or other methods of reducing taxable income.

    Submitted by anonymous on November 24, 2019  

How to use incentivize in a sentence?

  1. Barbara Buchner:

    We need to incentivize people to come in at scale to invest in adaptation or resilience.

  2. Wendy Yong:

    While the low crude oil prices are expected to incentivize crude stockbuild (in China), stockpiling activities at the SPRs this year will remain constrained by available spare capacity, however, in anticipation of the start-up of another SPR site this year, crude imports could pick up later this year.

  3. Principal Stephen Plank:

    Many students have conveyed to us their concern about a group offering free food to incentivize participation in a religious event on campus.

  4. The Finance Ministry:

    This is to incentivize the company to carry out the future investment that could be significantly higher than past and current investments.

  5. Phin Ziebell:

    Farmers in Australia have been insulated by the fall in [Australian] dollar, while the depreciation of South American currencies will also incentivize farmers to boost production.

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How to say incentivize in sign language?

  1. incentivize

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