Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun One who or that which emboldens.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun One who emboldens.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun One who, or that which, emboldens.

Etymologies

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embolden +‎ -er

Examples

  • They say cowardice is infectious; but then argument is, on the other hand, a great emboldener; and so when each had said his say, my mother made them a speech.

    Treasure Island

  • They say cowardice is infectious; but then argument is, on the other hand, a great emboldener; and so when each had said his say, my mother made them a speech.

    Treasure Island

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