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Synonyms for incentive
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. incentive, inducement, motivator(noun)

    a positive motivational influence

    Synonyms:
    bonus, motivator, inducement, inducing

    Antonyms:
    deterrence, disincentive

  2. bonus, incentive(noun)

    an additional payment (or other remuneration) to employees as a means of increasing output

    Synonyms:
    motivator, fillip, bonus, inducement

    Antonyms:
    deterrence, disincentive

Wiktionary

  1. incentive(noun)

    Antonyms:
    disincentive

  2. incentive(noun)

    I have no incentive to do housework right now.

    Antonyms:
    disincentive

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. incentive

    Synonyms:
    inducement, excitation, rousing, motive, stimulus, spur

    Antonyms:
    discouragement, warning, dissuasive, prohibition, deterrent

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. incentive(n.)

    Synonyms:
    incitement, inducement, stimulus, impulse, spur, provocative, goad, motive, cause, encouragement

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. incentive(n)

    Synonyms:
    motive, spur, incitement, stimulus, inducement provocation

How to pronounce incentive?

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How to say incentive in sign language?

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How to use incentive in a sentence?

  1. Mike Savage:

    With the new tax law, there's even more incentive for the self-employed entrepreneur to pay themselves less.

  2. Jens David Ohlin:

    The two big picture questions have been -- was there any person who was acting as a link between the campaign and Russia or Wikileaks, and what incentive did Donald Trump have to cooperate with the Russians and why is Donald Trump so beholden to the Russians ? i think we now have potential answers to both those questions.

  3. Marco Santamaria:

    I don't think it makes sense to engage in the swap, when you can execute at better prices in the market, most issuers give you an incentive to participate in a swap and/or new issue... here you are paying a premium. I don't get it.

  4. Nisreen Salti:

    The exact same( monetary) measures would be successful in one scenario and not successful in another, purely based on people's impressions of the policymakers putting the decisions in place, so that in some sense is a good incentive to change the whole political team.

  5. Anuj Somany:

    Employees normally don't take any initiative in the private organization because it has been seen often that one who undertakes it hardly gets its result benefit ,but somebody else is given knowingly by the management all its credit, promotion and incentive.


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