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Giving someone support or confidence; supportive,
  1. Giving someone support or confidence; supportive
    • - she gave me an encouraging smile
  2. Positive and giving hope for future success; promising
    • - the results are very encouraging

  1. giving courage or confidence or hope; "encouraging advances in medical research"
  2. furnishing support and encouragement; "the anxious child needs supporting and accepting treatment from the teacher"
  3. (encouragingly) in an encouraging manner; "`Go on,' he said encouragingly to his student"
  4. (encourage) promote: contribute to the progress or growth of; "I am promoting the use of computers in the classroom"
  5. (encourage) inspire with confidence; give hope or courage to
  6. (encourage) spur on; "His financial success encouraged him to look for a wife"
  7. (encouraged) bucked up(p): inspired with confidence; "felt bucked up by his success"
  8. (encouragement) the expression of approval and support
  9. (encouragement) boost: the act of giving hope or support to someone
  10. (encourage) (v) ışandırırģa, köllеndirirgе, mahtarģa, sawģalarģa
  11. (encourage) those users who upload content to use appropriate warnings and/or labelling systems in respect of material which is likely to be considered unsuitable for minors according to the Classification (Publications, Films and Computer Games) Act 1995 and relevant Classification Guidelines, ...
  12. (Encouraged) These are products that LSCR recommends because they meet campus standards and are well suited, required, or in widespread use for a particular task. Encouraged products are most often at the "Full support" level.
  13. (encouragers) Those group members who praise and commend contributions and group achievements. (ch 11) (395)
  14. to be supportive, to inspire