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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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To make feel more confident. Also: To inspire.

Usage examples (38)
  • Since new developments are the products of a creative mind, we must therefore stimulate and encourage that type of mind in every way possible.
  • It's a great feeling to have a label encourage you to be more socially conscious and politically active.
  • The one thing he will not encourage is imitation Schönberg.
  • And another thing that I'd like to encourage is colleges of education. for more
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