Synonyms of 'encourage'

abet, admonish, advance, aid, animate, ask for, assist, assure, bolster, boost, brighten, caution, charge, cheer, Comfort, countenance, ease, endorse, enjoin, enliven, exhort, expedite, expostulate, favor, feed, forward, foster, further, gladden, hasten, help, incite, induce, inspire, inspirit, invigorate, invite, liven, make for, move, nourish, nurture, persuade, preach, promote, prompt, put forward, quicken, rejoice, relieve, remonstrate, solace, speed, stimulate, subsidize, support, urge, vitalize, warn, advantage, subscribe, reassure, nerve, hearten, facilitate, exhilarate, embolden, console