US: /ɛnˈkɝɪdʒɪŋ/, /ɪnˈkɝədʒɪŋ/
UK: /ɛnkˈʌɹɪd‍ʒɪŋ/

English Vietnamese dictionary

encouraging /in'kʌridʤiɳ/
  • tính từ
    • làm can đảm, làm mạnh dạn
    • khuyến khích, cổ vũ, động viên
    • giúp đỡ, ủng hộ

Thesaurus dictionary

1 hearten, embolden, reassure, buoy (up), stimulate, animate, support, inspirit, inspire, cheer (up), urge or spur on or onward(s), incite, Colloq egg on, pep up:
She encouraged him in his study of medicine.
2 promote, advance, aid, support, help, assist, abet, foster, forward, boost, Colloq give a shot in the arm:
The continued success of the team encouraged attendance at the games.

Collocation dictionary


be, look, seem, sound | remain


extremely, highly, immensely, most, really, tremendously, very
This news is most encouraging.
| mildly, quite, reasonably | positively | hardly

Concise English dictionary

+contribute to the progress or growth of
+inspire with confidence; give hope or courage to
+spur on