Translation of "hearten" - English-Spanish dictionary

hearten

verb uk /ˈhɑː.tən/ us /ˈhɑːr.t̬ən/

to make someone feel happier and more positive about a situation

alentar, animar
Anti-government protesters have been heartened by recent government promises of free and fair elections.
→ Opposite dishearten

(Translation of “hearten” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)