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prompting

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prompting

verb
present participle of prompt

Synonyms & Antonyms of prompting (Entry 2 of 2)

2 to try to persuade (someone) through earnest appeals to follow a course of action
  • prompted the reluctant performer onto the stage with loud cheers and whistles

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“Prompting.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/prompting. Accessed 27 Jan. 2022.

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