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heartened

adjective [after verb] uk   /ˈhɑː.tənd/  us   /ˈhɑːr.t̬ənd/
feeling happier and more positive about something: I was heartened to hear reports that the tickets for the show were selling well. We all felt heartened by the news.
Translations of “heartened”
in Chinese (Traditional) 使人振奮的…
in Russian воодушевленный, подбодренный…
in Turkish mutlu, mesut, bahtiyar…
in Chinese (Simplified) 使人振奋的…
in Polish podniesiony na duchu, pocieszony…
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