encouragements love

Definitions

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  • n. Plural form of encouragement.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • The rest of the band was grouped in a half circle about them, some calling encouragements to their chief, some cheering Trystan on, but Isolde scarcely heard them.

    Dark Moon of Avalon

  • Sebastian nodded and murmured single-word encouragements and mentally tumbled forward, caught in the soft avalanche of anticipation.

    Mistress of Justice

  • There is not the least doubt, however, that he was aware generally of the proceedings of his friends in the south, and that one of their encouragements was the knowledge that Cromwell was with them.

    The Life of John Milton

  • Supporter-driven distributed financial outreach raised a few tens of millions of dollars directly for Obama's campaign, but perhaps more important is that it helped mine individual fundraisers 'social connections for new donors, who would then find themselves on the main email list and subject to the kinds of "encouragements" described above.

    Winning in 2010: Online Fundraising and Mobilization

  • Supporter-driven distributed financial outreach raised a few tens of millions of dollars directly for Obama's campaign, but perhaps more important is that it helped mine individual fundraisers' social connections for new donors, who would then find themselves on the main email list and subject to the kinds of "encouragements" described above.

    Colin Delany: Winning in 2010: Online Fundraising and Mobilization

  • I abandoned other MMOG's pretty quick because of their grouping "encouragements".

    The Forsaken

  • "encouragements," have, in our own day, caressed, and wept and lamented over the tawny murderer, Black-Hawk, and his "wrongs" and "misfortunes;" but the theatre of Indian warfare was then removed a little farther west; and the atrocities of Haverhill and Deerfield were perpetrated on the western prairies, and not amid the forests of the east!

    Western Characters or Types of Border Life in the Western States

  • "encouragements," calling on last year's soldiers to enlist again, promising that all should return home as soon as Port Royal was taken, and that each might keep as his own forever the Queen's musket that would be furnished him.

    A Half Century of Conflict - Volume I France and England in North America

  • Dorjee stares at the screen and sees that the Life Fitness Virtual Trainer has also ceased her encouragements.

    Paul Greenberg: The Holidays Are Over, And Now to Everest (By Cross Trainer)!

  • The wind is blowing harder, but I have engaged my headphones, and the Virtual Trainer drowns out the howling with her encouragements.

    Paul Greenberg: The Holidays Are Over, And Now to Everest (By Cross Trainer)!

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