Encouraged vs Emboldened - What's the difference?
As verbs the difference between encouraged and emboldened
is that encouraged
) while emboldened
As an adjective emboldened is
having been made bold.
To mentally support; to motivate, give courage, hope or spirit.
To spur on, strongly recommend.
- I encouraged him during his race.
To foster, give help or patronage
- We encourage the use of bicycles in the town centre.
- ''The royal family has always encouraged the arts in word and deed
Having been made bold.
- They were emboldened by their great feat.