Embolden vs Emboldener - What's the difference?

embolden | emboldener |


As a verb embolden

is to render (someone) bolder or more courageous.

As a noun emboldener is

one who, or that which, emboldens.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

embolden

English

Verb

(en verb)
  • To render (someone) bolder or more courageous.
  • To encourage, inspire, or motivate.
  • (typography) To format text in boldface.
  • * 2004 : Jason Whittaker, The Cyberspace Handbook , p216
  • The tags

    indicate paragraphs breaks, and we have included some basic text formatting: for emphasis (typically italics), for underline and to embolden text.

    Synonyms

    * (typography) boldface

    References

    emboldener

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • One who, or that which, emboldens.