English to Afrikaans Meaning :: hearten

Hearten :
- bemoedigenbemoedigverblydendheartens

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Verb(1) give encouragement to

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(1) This consistently upbeat catalogue song lists those relatively ordinary phenomena which exhilarate and hearten Maria, from raindrops on roses to doorbells and sleighbells to wild geese on moonlit flight.(2) But some traditionally weird summer news has hearteningly turned up.(3) So go out there, grab life by the collar, or at the very least a copy of this bookÔǪ it's creative and inspiring and hearteningly original.(4) He was heartened when they asked ÔÇÿtoughÔÇÖ questions at the interview about how he would do the job.(5) In fact, hearteningly this process is already beginning to occur.(6) In the urban setting, where most of us live the most heartening thing I keep coming across is tarmac, and kids playing on it.(7) How heartening it was to witness the hosts of students and their families at the University of York open day recently.(8) After this meeting, there were private discussions with some guesthouse owners and, hearteningly , some non-aligned farmers.(9) Mary Jane smells old leaves, and the dusty, familiar scent heartens her.(10) How heartening it is to see that, just occasionally, the good people can still Make It Big, for all the right reasons.(11) How heartening it is in these cruel and trite times to know that real talent may still receive its just reward.(12) I arrive home and am heartened by the sight of my dog sitting patiently in front of the gates awaiting my arrival.(13) The other heartening factor is that so many guys have shown what they can do.(14) For those who think the appreciation of old clocks will decline, Jeff has heartening news.(15) The only people who want to hear bad news are the people who are heartened by failure.(16) A factor which heartens them is the sprawling river bed, to a length of nearly seven kilometres and an average breadth of 200 metres.
2. encourage ::
3. raise someone's spirits ::
geeste iemand se verhoog
4. boost ::
5. buoy up ::
boei up
6. perk up ::
kikker op
7. inspirit ::
moed gee
8. uplift ::
9. elate ::
10. comfort ::
11. reassure ::
12. buck up ::
bok up
13. pep up ::
1. daunt ::
2. discourage ::
3. dishearten ::
4. dispirit ::
Different Forms
hearten, heartened, heartening, heartens
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