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inducement

noun [C, U]
 
 
/ɪnˈdjuːsmənt/ formal
something that someone offers you to try to persuade you to do something: They offered me more money as an inducement to stay.Encouraging and urging onInspiration and inspiring
Translations of “inducement”
in Korean 설득…
in Arabic إغراء…
in Portuguese induzimento, incentivo…
in Catalan incentiu, al·licient…
in Japanese 誘引…
in Italian incitamento, incentivo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 引誘, 引誘物, 誘因…
in Russian приманка, стимул…
in Turkish teşvik, özendirme…
in Chinese (Simplified) 引诱, 引诱物, 诱因…
in Polish zachęta…
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