Sentence Examples


  • When he spoke, he had encouraging news on another matter.
  • Sure, he had stepped over the line, but hadn't she invited him by encouraging his attention?
  • Like another Socrates, he taught them to know themselves, repressing vanity, encouraging the despondent, and attaching all alike by his unobtrusive sympathy.
  • I was watching for some encouraging sign.
  • Was she encouraging Alex to assume a paternal role, or was she merely old-fashioned enough to think that men and women had specific roles?