Synonyms for Encouragement:
n.backing, supporting, compliment, credit, respect, recognition, helping, praise, brownie points, a pat on the back, regard, heartening, urging, animating, admiration, abetment, cheering, acclaim. consolation, confidence, trust, hope, faith, animation, incentive, nourishment, lift, firmness, comfort, stimulus, promotion, advance, fortitude, optimism, cheer, persuasion, reward, inducement. inspiration, stimulation. spur, impulse, prod, stimulant, cause, push, impetus, Stimulator, fillip. •advice (noun)
clue, guidance, direction, information, advice, tip, caution, caveat, hint, news, prompt, monition, recommendation, pointer, message, warning, advocacy, suggestion, cue, intelligence, instruction, briefing.
avail, agency, help, relief, Mothering, service, sustenance, support, attendant, assistance, benefit, motivation, ministration, facilitation, aid, endowment.
•help, support (noun)
boost, trust, promotion, advocacy, supporting, inspiration, incentive, consolation, comfort, aid, faith, advance, confidence, relief, stimulus, urging, backing, animation, reward, stimulation, fortitude, firmness, hope, optimism, cheer, assistance.
stimulation, Stimulator. spur, impetus, inducement, stimulant, cheer, nourishment, consolation, stimulus, comfort. persuasion, fillip, impulse. inspiration, prod. push. •assistance
•Other relevant words:
abetment, animation, backing, credit, stimulant, cheering, firmness, compliment, cause, inducement, prod, recognition, consolation, promotion, boost, animating, stimulation, admiration, cheer, confidence, push, reward, helping, inspiration, impetus, supporting, incentive, hope, optimism, persuasion, respect, urging, faith, heartening, Stimulator, nourishment, impulse, comfort, acclaim, fortitude, spur, regard, stimulus, trust, advance, fillip, lift, praise.
Usage examples for encouragement
But Revolutionary America had little encouragement for an imaginative poet. – The Poems of Philip Freneau, Volume I (of III) by Philip Freneau