Word of the Week: Engender

CliffsNotes April 29, 2015

 

CliffsNotes Word of the Week Engender Definition

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Word: engender (v)

Meaning: to produce

Synonyms: provoke, prompt, generate


1. Tiffany joined a sorority to engender a feeling of belonging at her new university.

2. Protesters often use picket signs and chants to engender feelings of unfairness and anger to influence change.

3. The bully’s constant teasing engendered the bullied child to act out.



 
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