encourage / ɛnˈkɜr ɪdʒ, -ˈkʌr- /


encourage 的定义

v. 有主动词 verb

en·cour·aged, en·cour·ag·ing.

  1. to inspire with courage, spirit, or confidence: His coach encouraged him throughout the marathon race to keep on running.
  2. to stimulate by assistance, approval, etc.: One of the chief duties of a teacher is to encourage students.
  3. to promote, advance, or foster: Poverty often encourages crime.

encourage 近义词

v. 动词 verb

stimulate spiritually

v. 动词 verb

give support; help


  1. In addition to mitigating AI harms, the goal of the principles is to encourage the development of AI systems that could improve children’s growth and well-being.
  2. Those who live off campus but may need to come to campus are encouraged to go to a health clinic for free testing if they show any symptoms.
  3. Group culture, too, can encourage certain types of content — including content that violates Facebook’s rules — and admins are often willing participants in that.
  4. Staff offices would remain open, Schutzenhofer said, but employees were encouraged to work from home.
  5. Those industries are doing what they can to encourage people to spend like they might have without a pandemic.
  6. If we want that to change, then all of us have to encourage our legislators to make funding community policing a priority.
  7. It would definitely be wrong for TLC to encourage us to gawk at these men but their story is worth investigating nonetheless.
  8. That tends to encourage large and small holders alike to consider turning their weakened rubles into other currencies.
  9. In the eyes of many pro-life advocates, securing rights for pregnant women is one more way to encourage women to stay pregnant.
  10. Educated voters will not be allowed to share pens, as the commission said it would encourage them to bring personal pens.
  11. This and several other things were said by Sieur de Biancourt to encourage his people.
  12. And, incidentally, to encourage retiring and diffident lady interviewers.
  13. Very soon I induced my directors to adopt the view that the railway company must encourage and help the project.
  14. The King of Portugal was a powerful ruler and anxious for new possessions, yet he did not encourage Magellan.
  15. Let us remember that "if we suffer tamely a lawless attack upon our liberty, we encourage it, and involve others in our doom!"