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English definition of “encouraging”


adjective     /ɪnˈkʌrɪdʒɪŋ/
B2 making you feel more hope and confidence: The team's performance was very encouraging. → Opposite discouragingEncouraging and urging onInspiration and inspiring
encouragingly adverb
(Definition of encouraging adjective from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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