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British English: /ɪnˈkʌrɪdʒm(ə)nt/
American English: /ɪnˈkərɪdʒmənt/
, /ɛnˈkərɪdʒmənt/

Translation of encouragement in German:


  • 1
    (support, incitement) from durch
    give somebody encouragement
    jemanden ermutigen
    get or receive encouragement from something
    durch etwas ermutigt werden
  • 3
    Ansporn, der
    be an encouragement to rats/moths etc.
    Ratten/Motten usw. anlocken

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