Encourage in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Encourage

To mentally support; to motivate, give courage, hope or spirit. | To spur on, strongly recommend. | To foster, give help or patronage

Short Example Sentences for Encourage

  • 1. But you encourage him to go on with it. 🔊
  • 2. This will encourage my new hands, utterly untrained. 🔊
  • 3. The fine view 'll encourage 'em to lay. 🔊
  • 4. But Charlie made no effort to encourage him. 🔊
  • 5. Mrs. Harrigan did not encourage this regret. 🔊
  • 6. Joan gets like that sometimes, but I do not encourage her. 🔊
  • 7. You can encourage him best, Mrs. Dunbar. . . 🔊
  • 8. There was little enough in his life to encourage hopeful anticipation. 🔊
  • 9. Of course everything was said to encourage this laudable desire for knowledge. 🔊
  • 10. I have told him decidedly that I should not encourage him in any way. 🔊
  • 11. His presence really seemed, as he said, to encourage the spirits. 🔊
  • 12. For my part I neither encourage nor listen to the gossip of the lower orders. 🔊

How to use Encourage in Sentences?

  • 1. Habits which arrest development can be replaced by habits which encourage development. 🔊
  • 2. If schemes of profit are not profitable in this country, we do not encourage them. 🔊
  • 3. He says that it is the homing instinct in men and that women ought to encourage it. 🔊
  • 4. He could not be said to encourage it; but neither did he repudiate it indignantly. 🔊
  • 5. I should encourage it by prizes, obtained by means of some good taxes laid upon my people. 🔊
  • 6. That of the Graftons was to encourage one another to humour of observation and expression. 🔊
  • 7. She was weak and nervous, and I did not encourage her to talk much of the past. 🔊
  • 8. I remembered that often in my darker days I had drawn out the letter of Fletterby to encourage me. 🔊
  • 9. Others believe in the creation of counter-organizations to inform and encourage the loyal elements. 🔊
  • 10. The evident tendency of such a system is to encourage productivity and the highest degree of accuracy. 🔊
  • 11. Secondly, the adventurers showed a marked inclination to encourage each adventurer to meet his own costs. 🔊
  • 12. King inclined his head politely, but the weight of the knife inside his shirt did not encourage credulity. 🔊
  • 13. All that has been done to oblige her to encourage her people, for they were very fearful, to descend immediately. 🔊
  • 14. There was that in his moody preoccupation which did not encourage her to venture on a word, and so she went along at his side in silence. 🔊
  • 15. France had sought to encourage makers of all types of planes, and thus obtain a diversity of machines of wide capabilities. 🔊
  • 16. It will be necessary to encourage the people from Bengal in this trade, as has been repeatedly stated. 🔊
  • 17. It would be much better to put it aside now, and act as if it were not there, as far as it was possible, and encourage her to do so. 🔊
  • 18. Burke, always ready to encourage his countrymen, and curious in all the ramifications of ingenuity, went frequently to the circus. 🔊
  • 19. She'll do it quickly enough if her kind friends will leave her alone, and not encourage her to think she's been hardly used. 🔊
  • 20. Sorrow was made for man, not for beasts; yet if men encourage melancholy too much, they become no better than beasts. 🔊
  • 21. But 'tis the custome in this age to cast Gold upon gold, to encourage men to waste. 🔊
  • 22. Surely our revered contemporary does not imply that the new Income Tax proposals will encourage polygamy. 🔊
  • 23. Fancy the Queen Regnant coming out on an elephant to meet us, to encourage her wavering followers! 🔊