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Synonyms for encourage

Synonyms for encourage

to impart courage, inspiration, and resolution to

to impart strength and confidence to

to lend supportive approval to

to help bring about

Synonyms for encourage

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Athletic directors should also encourage coaches to lead team discussions about steroid abuse.
A natural progression in teaching their children the building blocks of finances was to encourage their children to either work, as Jasmine had done before going to college, or to start their own business.
Encourage healthy lifestyles, not just the specific food angle.
Consequently, successful mentoring programs must include a component designed to encourage parental support and involvement in their teen's lives.
Insurance plans should encourage individuals to take more responsibility for their health and medical decisions, and proportionate copayments should exist so that everyone has an incentive to manage expenditures responsibly.
A young woman in an attempt to wake her companion drives badly and finishes by driving down a flight of steps, How this encourages one to buy the car I don't see but feel it might encourage a macho young man to show off to his mates in a similar fashion.
It may also offer a voluntary compliance program for taxpayers to encourage conformity with the Sec.
This will encourage repatriation of offshore earnings by U.
Barbara says that she hopes that their success "will encourage other individuals in other states to start a Project Healthy Beginnings campaign.
3) To produce general awareness of mass media forms and content and foster a sense that media messages are constructed for economic, political, and aesthetic reasons, among others; (4) To encourage students to think critically about media and ask questions in regards to what they see or hear in their media landscape.
Capitalism was now allowed to encourage environmental abuses because competition in this new environment inhibited ethical conduct.
In contrast to the Clinton proposal, the Bush long-term care tax deduction is designed to affect behavior: specifically, to encourage families to purchase long-term care insurance.
The IRS and the FTB also are plan ring incentive efforts to encourage and inform taxpayers that the e-filing option is available, Information on the benefits of e-filing will probably be sent to all taxpayers with routine correspondence as well as included in the tax preparation booklet mailed to taxpayers.
What you have here is the court saying that the hotel did exactly what the policy was meant to encourage.
Allow and encourage educators to discuss complex and/or current events and issues in the classroom.