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drum upTo generate or encourage; to campaign for.Rate it:

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egg onTo encourage or coax a person to do something, especially something foolhardy or reckless.Rate it:

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earth upTo cover the stem or leaves of plants with soil, as to encourage root growth or protect from cold.Rate it:

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there's no such thing as a stupid questionUsed to encourage people to seek knowledge by asking questions, no matter how silly the questions may appear to be.Rate it:

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animos militum confirmare (B. G. 5. 49)to encourage, embolden the soldiery.Rate it:

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auf einem Bein kann man nicht stehenused to encourage someone to have another drink after their firstRate it:

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be there or be squareUsed to encourage someone to go somewhere.Rate it:

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cocker upTo indulge; to bolster, encourage.Rate it:

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come to papaA phrase used to encourage someone or something to approach.Rate it:

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CYLORUsed to encourage the addressee to rely upon his rabbi's, rather than others', answers to questions of religious import.Rate it:

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egg somebody onTo tease, provoke or encourage.Rate it:

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erigere alicuius animum or aliquemto encourage a person.Rate it:

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lead onto encourage with the illusion of a romantic relationship.Rate it:

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let's be having youExpression to encourage someone to hurry up and move somewhere.Rate it:

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nest eggA natural or artificial egg placed in a bird's nest, to encourage the bird to lay its own eggs there.Rate it:

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pinch outTo remove the shoots of a plant: the leading shoot in order to encourage a bushy habit a plant's side shootsRate it:

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praemium exponere or proponere(to encourage) by offering a reward.Rate it:

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pump someone's tiresTo praise, encourage, or vigorously support someone.Rate it:

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put up toTo encourage or trick to perform an action which is foolish or wrong.Rate it:

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put words in someone's mouthTo encourage or induce someone to appear to assert something by asking a leading question or by otherwise manipulating him or her.Rate it:

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root forTo encourage a favored person, team, or result.Rate it:

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that's the spiritUsed to encourage someone's positive attitude.Rate it:

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turn onTo attract, give pleasure, or encourage.Rate it:

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urge onto encourage; motivate; to offer encouragement to.Rate it:

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well hungHaving been left for a time, normally hanging, to encourage tenderness.Rate it:

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