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English definition of “empowering”

empowering

adjective     /ɪmˈpaʊə.rɪŋ/ US  /-ˈpaʊr.ɪŋ/
Something that is empowering makes you more confident and makes you feel that you are in control of your life : For me, learning to drive was an empowering experience .Encouraging and urging onInspiration and inspiring
(Definition of empowering adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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