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Synonyms for encouragement
ɛnˈkɜr ɪdʒ mənt, -ˈkʌr-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. encouragement(noun)

    the expression of approval and support

    Synonyms:
    boost

    Antonyms:
    discouragement

  2. boost, encouragement(noun)

    the act of giving hope or support to someone

    Synonyms:
    rise, cost increase, boost, hike

    Antonyms:
    discouragement

  3. encouragement(noun)

    the feeling of being encouraged

    Synonyms:
    boost

    Antonyms:
    discouragement

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. encouragement

    Synonyms:
    anticipation, assurance, cheer, confidence, courage, elation, expectancy, expectation, hope, hopefulness, trust

    Antonyms:
    despair, desperation, despondency, discouragement, hopelessness

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. encouragement(n)

    Synonyms:
    enheartenment, reassurance, incentive, stimulation, stimulus, incitement, fomentation, patronage, countenance

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How to use encouragement in a sentence?

  1. Tudor Dixon:

    I am honored by the tremendous encouragement I've received to run and look forward to sharing our vision of an ambitious, bright future for our state with Michiganders, it is time to reopen, rebuild, and restore Michigan. But to do that, we have to turn the page on Governor Whitmer's record of failed leadership.

  2. Alexander Michael:

    Knowing that I am not the one in control gives great encouragement. Knowing the One who is in control is everything.

  3. Project Include:

    [ But ] I'm convinced that change is going to happen, because when I look at Gen Z and millennial workers, they are looking for something very different, what [ also ] gives me hope and encouragement is seeing Asians and Asian Americans speak up for other communities.

  4. Andraya Yearwood:

    I have learned a lot about myself and about other people through this transition. I always try to focus most on all of the positive encouragement that I have received from family, friends, and supporters, i use the negativity to fuel myself to run faster.

  5. George Burton Adams:

    There is no such thing as a 'self-made' man. We are made up of thousands of others. Everyone who has ever done a kind deed for us, or spoken one word of encouragement to us, has entered into the make-up of our character and of our thoughts, as well as our success.

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    • A. Stupid
    • B. Contradictory
    • C. Demented
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