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embolden

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of embolden

  1. to fill with courage or strength of purpose his poor showing in his first swim meet just emboldened him to train even harder Synonyms of embolden bear up, buck up, buoy (up), cheer (up), chirk (up), encourage, hearten, inspire, inspirit, steelWords Related to embolden animate, enliven, invigorate; enforce, fortify, reinforce (also reenforce), strengthen; assure, reassure; boost, energize, excite, galvanize, provoke, quicken, rally, stimulate, stirNear Antonyms of embolden demoralize, depress, sadden; debilitate, enfeeble, hamstring, undermine, weaken; intimidate, psych (out)Antonyms of embolden daunt, discourage, dishearten, dispirit



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