Definition of encouragingly adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

encouragingly

 adverb
adverb
BrE BrE//ɪnˈkʌrɪdʒɪŋli//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪnˈkɜːrɪdʒɪŋli//
 
 
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in a way that gives somebody support, courage or hope to smile encouragingly The attendance was encouragingly high.