Encourage is defined as to give someone hope, confidence or support.
(Slang) To engage in stealing, especially shoplifting or pickpocketing.
(--- Slang) To sell (a narcotic) illegally:
To call the public's attention to things for sale or rent, help wanted, etc., as by printed or broadcast notices; sponsor advertisements
To raise the spirits of; elate; exhilarate
To stir up; instigate:
To raise in importance, value, esteem, etc.
To raise to the rank of nobleman
(Intransitive) To become better; to improve.
To rise from a lower level or station; advance:
Increase is defined as to become bigger or greater.
To speed up or otherwise increase the success of (a chemical process or pathway):
(Archaic) To recommend for advancement or appointment; promote.
To increase or have the power to increase the size or volume of an image or a sound.
(Intransitive) To increase or become great.
To raise in rank, character, or status; elevate:
To prepare gradually; to arrange, temper, or modify by degrees or to a certain degree; to determine the degrees of.
To forward or retransmit (a telegraphic message).
The definition of sponsor is to provide funding for something, or to pledge to fund something.
To give publicity to; draw public attention to
To be kind or helpful to, but in a haughty or snobbish way, as if dealing with an inferior
To refrain from; avoid or resist. Used with can or cannot:
To help to grow or develop; stimulate; promote
To help advance; promote
To give approval to; support; sanction
To fight for; defend; support
To prop up as with a bolster; support, strengthen, or reinforce
To enlarge upon (a topic, idea, etc.); develop in detail
To tout is to try to sell something or to try to convince people of something.
To bring about, help in, or promote, the sale of
To be of use or advantage to; help:
To do services or duties for; give service to; aid; assist; help
To benefit is defined as to be helpful to others, or to receive help from others.
To buy the aid or support of with a subsidy, often as a kind of bribe
To encourage or help develop; cultivate:
(Dated) To use or employ to good purpose; to turn to profitable account.
To improve or develop (plants) by various horticultural techniques
To force or drive forward or onward; impel.
To subject (a person or group) to propaganda.
To decide in favor of; agree with and support against opposition; sustain
Back is defined as to support or to move in a backward motion.
To develop is defined as to grow or to become more advanced, or can mean to cause something to grow, or to build improvements on land.
To back a cause, party etc. mentally or with concrete aid.
To breathe in a swelling, inflated, or pompous manner; hence, to assume importance.
To present in a widely understandable or acceptable form:
To show or suggest a great need (for)
To support or promote; encourage:
(Bridge) To raise (the bid) by making a jump bid
To reduce to a lower grade; lower in rank
To increase the number of electrons of (an atom, element, or ion)
Humble is defined as to lower the condition or position of someone or something.
To be a reason for disbelieving or distrusting; cast doubt on
The definition of condemn is to state that someone or something is wrong or evil or to sentence to punishment.
To impede is defined as to block or temporarily keep something from going forward.
To lower in quality or value; make inferior or less valuable:
To deprive of strength; make feeble.
To make or become weak or weaker
To prevent or try to prevent by disapproving or raising objections or obstacles
(Intransitive) To increase in value or standing.
Find another word for promotes. In this page you can discover 74 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for promotes, like: advances, encourages, furthers, boosts, pushes, advertizes, elevates, raises, upgrades, ennobles and betters.