Depress is defined as to press down, make unhappy or less valuable.
Showing promise of success, excellence, etc.
Inspiring confidence or hope
To embolden is to cheer someone on, to give someone courage or confidence or to make text bold.
To shout cheers
To raise to spiritual or emotional heights; exalt:
Reassure is defined as to give someone confidence.
To engage in good-humored teasing or jesting.
To give energy to; activate or invigorate:
To become active, attentive, or excited.
To give strength or courage to
Dishearten is defined as to discourage or cause the loss of hope.
To prevent or try to prevent by disapproving or raising objections or obstacles
To refrain from; avoid or resist. Used with can or cannot:
The definition of hopeful is feeling or giving a positive or optimistic attitude about some event or about the future.
Find another word for heartening. In this page you can discover 23 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for heartening, like: depressing, solacing, likely, encouraging, promising, help, inspiriting, emboldening, recreating, cheering and uplifting.