encourage

encourage
transitive verb
1. (to inspire) 
a. animar 
We need to encourage the students to do their homework. Necesitamos animar a los estudiantes a que hagan sus tareas.
b. alentar 
Your words really encouraged me. Tus palabras me alentaron mucho.
2. (to stimulate) 
a. fomentar 
Our company tries to encourage teamwork.Nuestra empresa intenta fomentar el trabajo en equipo.
b. impulsar 
The increase in sales encouraged people to invest.El incremento de las ventas impulsó a la gente a invertir.
c. estimular 
The company's new set of fiscal reforms has encouraged long-term investment.El nuevo conjunto de reformas fiscales de la empresa ha estimulado inversión a largo plazo.
encourage
transitive verb
1. (person) 
a. animar 
2. (growth, belief) 
a. promover, impulsar 
to encourage somebody to do somethinganimar a alguien a hacer algo
encourage [ɪnˈkʌrɪdʒ]
transitive verb
[+person] animar; alentar; [+industry, growth] estimular; fomentar
person in a belief
to encourage sb to do sth animar a algn a hacer algo; the discovery encouraged him in his belief that she was still alive el hallazgo reafirmó su creencia de que aún seguía viva
Examples
Verb Conjugations for animar
PresentPreteriteImperfectConditionalFuture
yo
animo
animé
animaba
animaría
animaré
animas
animaste
animabas
animarías
animarás
él/ella/Ud.
anima
animó
animaba
animaría
animará
nosotros
animamos
animamos
animábamos
animaríamos
animaremos
vosotros
animáis
animasteis
animabais
animaríais
animaréis
ellos/ellas/Uds.
animan
animaron
animaban
animarían
animarán
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