Definition of Encouraged

1. Adjective. Inspired with confidence. "Felt bucked up by his success"

Exact synonyms: Bucked Up
Similar to: Pleased



Definition of Encouraged

1. Verb. (past of encourage) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Encouraged

1. encourage [v] - See also: encourage

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Encouraged

encores
encoring
encoubert
encouberts
encounter
encounter group
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encounterer
encounterers
encountering
encounters
encountre
encountrynge
encourage
encourageable
encouraged (current term)
encouragement
encouragements
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encouragers
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encouragest
encourageth
encouraging
encouragingly
encouragingness
encowl
encowled
encowling
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Literary usage of Encouraged

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1. Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions by Edwin Abbott Abbott (1899)
"How the Sphere encouraged me in a Vision. Although I had less than a minute for reflection, I felt, by a kind of instinct, that I must conceal my ..."

2. The Art of Worldly Wisdom by Baltasar Gracián y Morales, Joseph Jacobs (1892)
"To be in vogue is a matter of luck, yet it can be encouraged by skill, for art can best take root on a soil favoured by nature. There goodwill grows and ..."

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