Definition of encouraging
: giving hope or promise encouraging news
encouraginglyplay \in-ˈkər-i-jiŋ-lē, -ˈkə-ri-, en-\ adverb
Examples of encouraging in a sentence
We've just heard some encouraging news.
encouraging signs that the economy is improving
First Known Use of encouraging
ENCOURAGING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of encouraging for English Language Learners
: causing a hopeful feeling
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