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Definitions of encourage:

part of speech: noun


part of speech: verb

To inspire with courage; to make bold; to increase confidence of success; to embolden; to animate; to support; to cheer.

part of speech: verb transitive

To give courage to; inspire with courage; stimulate.

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A hard and usually pointed projection, growing upon the head of certain animals, especially cattle; goats, deer, etc.; the material of which animals horns are composed; a thickened form of tissue; a musical wind- instrument; one of the extremities or ends of the moon when in crescent form. ...

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