HyperDic: inducement

English > 2 senses of the word inducement:
NOUNmotiveinducement, incentive, motivatora positive motivational influence
actinducement, inducingact of bringing about a desired result
inducement > pronunciation
Rhymesabandonment ... wonderment: 671 rhymes with ahnt...
English > inducement: 2 senses > noun 1, motive
MeaningA positive motivational influence.
Synonymsincentive, motivator
Narrowermoral force, dynamicAn efficient incentive
Broaderrational motiveA motive that can be defended by reasoning or logical argument
Oppositedisincentive, deterrenceA negative / negative motivational influence
Spanishaliciente, estímulo, incentivo
Catalanal·licient, estímul, incentiu
Verbsinducecause to do
English > inducement: 2 senses > noun 2, act
MeaningAct of bringing about a desired result.
Example"inducement of sleep"
Narrowercorruptioninducement (as of a public official) by improper means (as bribery) to violate duty (as by commiting a felony)
Broadercausing, causationThe act of causing something to happen / happen
Verbsinducecause to arise

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