What does encouraged mean?

Definitions for encouraged
en·cour·aged

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word encouraged.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. bucked up(p), encouragedadjective

    inspired with confidence

    "felt bucked up by his success"

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  1. encouraged

    Encouraged refers to the act of giving support, confidence, or hope to someone, inspiring them to take action or continue an activity. It can also mean promoting or stimulating an activity, feeling or idea through approval, assistance, or reward.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Encouraged

    of Encourage

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'encouraged' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2194

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'encouraged' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3806

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of encouraged in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of encouraged in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of encouraged in a Sentence

  1. Stephanie Rogus:

    Barriers including limited internet access, minimum purchase requirements, and online ordering fees need to be addressed if online shopping is going to be encouraged by policymakers and researchers.

  2. Judd Deere:

    Based on careful analysis and thorough consideration, the President has decided to withdraw the rebate rule, the Trump administration is encouraged by continuing bipartisan conversations about legislation to reduce outrageous drug costs imposed on the American people.

  3. Jack Reed:

    This is good news for US taxpayers and underscores the need for strong oversight of the Department of Defense. The American people should not be forced to bear these costs and I am encouraged DOD is taking steps to get full reimbursement.

  4. Oscar Wilde:

    The modern sympathy with invalids is morbid. Illness of any kind is hardly a thing to be encouraged in others.

  5. Cory Gardner:

    I'm encouraged that they've opened a full investigation to learn the source and purpose of the drones.

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