Desirable vs Encouraged - What's the difference?
As an adjective desirable
As a verb encouraged is
Suitable]], worthy to be [[desire#Verb, desired.
- With fresh material, taxonomic conclusions are leavened by recognition that the material examined reflects the site it occupied; a herbarium packet gives one only a small fraction of the data desirable for sound conclusions. Herbarium material does not, indeed, allow one to extrapolate safely: what you see is what you get
A thing that people want; something that is desirable.
- There are plenty of desirables on display in the window.
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