Synonyms for encouragement

Synonyms for (noun) encouragement

Synonyms: encouragement, boost

Definition: the act of giving hope or support to someone

Similar words: aid, assist, assistance, help

Definition: the activity of contributing to the fulfillment of a need or furtherance of an effort or purpose

Usage: he gave me an assist with the housework; could not walk without assistance; rescue party went to their aid; offered his help in unloading


Synonyms: encouragement

Definition: the expression of approval and support

Similar words: commendation, approval

Definition: a message expressing a favorable opinion

Usage: words of approval seldom passed his lips


Synonyms: encouragement

Definition: the feeling of being encouraged

Similar words: hope

Definition: the general feeling that some desire will be fulfilled

Usage: in spite of his troubles he never gave up hope