encouragingly


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en·cour·ag·ing

 (ĕn-kûr′ə-jĭng, -kŭr′-)
adj.
Giving courage, confidence, or hope: encouraging news.

en·cour′ag·ing·ly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.encouragingly - in an encouraging manner; "`Go on,' he said encouragingly to his student"
discouragingly - in a discouraging manner; "the failure rate on the bar exam is discouragingly high"
Translations
بصورةٍ مُشَجِّعَه
glædeligt
bátorítóan
á hvetjandi hátt
cesaret verici bir şekildeteşvik ederek

encouragingly

[ɪnˈkʌrɪdʒɪŋlɪ] ADV [speak, say] → en tono alentador; [smile, nod] → de modo alentador
the theatre was encouragingly fullel teatro estaba lleno, lo cual resultaba alentador
encouragingly, inflation is slowing downresulta alentador que la inflación se vaya ralentizando

encouragingly

[ɪnˈkʌrɪdʒiŋli] adv [say, smile] → de manière encourageante
Against all expectations, the theatre reopened to encouragingly large audiences
BUT Contre toute attente, la réouverture du théâtre a attiré un nombre de spectateurs qui est encourageant.
most encouragingly, ... → le plus encourageant c'est que ...

encouragingly

adv smile, nod, say, speakermutigend; (+adj) → erfreulich; (introducing sentence) → erfreulicherweise; more/less encouragingly, they …es ist ermutigender/weniger ermutigend, dass sie …

encouragingly

[ɪnˈkʌrɪdʒɪŋlɪ] advin modo incoraggiante

encourage

(inˈkaridʒ) , ((American) -ˈkə:-) verb
1. to give support, confidence or hope to. The general tried to encourage the troops: You should not encourage him in his extravagance; I felt encouraged by his praise.
2. to urge (a person) to do something. You must encourage him to try again.
enˈcouraging adjective
enˈcouragingly adverb
enˈcouragement noun
words of encouragement; He must be given every encouragement.

the opposite of encourage is discourage.
References in classic literature ?
The fires seemed to burn with unusual cheeriness, and every time the girls met, their pale faces broke into smiles as they hugged one another, whispering encouragingly, "Mother's coming, dear
His sod corn will be good for fodder this winter,' said grandfather encouragingly.
said Hester encouragingly, and stretching out both her arms.
In spite of his Christian stoicism, when she went up and addressed him, and smiled gaily, encouragingly, even fondly in his face, his hand would tremble and his eye burn.
I cried, encouragingly, perceiving that he came to a dead halt.
His poppy-colored cheeks were distended with his first big bite of bread and bacon, but he managed to smile encouragingly.
She pressed her sister's hand encouragingly, and answered for both of them.
She got calmer by degrees, and then we soothed her; now talking encouragingly, and now jesting a little with her, until she began to raise her head and speak to us.
Faria smiled encouragingly on him, and the young man retired to his task, in the spirit of obedience and respect which he had sworn to show towards his aged friend.
Presently the crew came up, and the goddess spoke encouragingly to each of them.
Poyser said encouragingly, "Come, Tim, lad, let's hear it.
Her influence on your daughter, then," said Newman encouragingly, "is not to be feared.