Đồng nghĩa của promote

Alternative for promote

promotes, promoted, promoting

Trái nghĩa: degrade,

Verb

(a cause or venture) To support, advocate, or encourage
encourage further advance assist foster nurture develop boost stimulate forward advocate recommend urge support back endorse champion aid help proselytise proselytize sponsor cultivate espouse incubate nourish nurse propagandise propagandize push for work for aid in campaign for contribute to get behind help in speak for facilitate favour favor push expedite abet accelerate uphold hasten speed up sanction speed sustain succour fast-track succor give a boost to stand up for defend pave the way for rush serve hurry ease help along quicken precipitate advise drive motivate smooth the way for commend spur suggest impel lobby for strengthen plug vouch for benefit countenance make easier propose side with run interference for patronize second patronise approve open doors indorse make easy smooth the path of give a lift assist the progress of protect press clear the way for inspire back up subscribe to smooth press for oil the wheels of prescribe approve of argue for open the door for give a boost simplify prop up spur on step up give a leg up give a push to stand behind root for maintain counsel be in favor of enable loosen up make smooth make smoother backstop grease the wheels give backing to plunk for plump for make possible go with enrich lend a hand to bolster raise rear finance breed hurry up care for go to bat for be of service to hand-carry stick up for take up the cudgels for campaign reinforce crusade oblige walk through accommodate attend be conducive to exhort accept plead for insist on lend a hand lobby adopt bail out spread welcome ally oneself with fund ride shotgun do someone a favour be advantageous to clear a path for stump for fire up vote for improve be to the advantage of fuel take to crank up be in favour of stand by bankroll progress foment demand feed invest in subsidize endow advantage tend work with dispatch fight relieve escalate contribute battle struggle work enjoin cooperate with collaborate with lend support to justify teach subsidise give a donation to give money to agitate vindicate egg on cooperate prompt extol strive bid fight for bring up fast track profit instruct tout crusade for push through take care of esteem value battle for call for wait on bless go along with be of use to appreciate praise honor approbate honour drum up support contend for smile on eulogise okay eulogize stick by be on the side of put forward oil the wheels for grease wheels make faster look on with favor give one's support to speak in favor of receive favorably rubber-stamp go on record for flash on regard highly look up to meet the needs of receive gladly OK throw one's weight behind speak in favour of think well of be all for give the nod to take a shine to speak favorably of do a kindness to be on one's side buck for thumbs up tilt toward take a liking to beat the drum for produce present proclaim preach peddle propound pursue gestate court establish grow give a lift to conduce to make for befriend arouse invigorate clamour for request ask for hurry along stoke stand for keep assist in help with admonish envigorate speak in support of whisk further the interests of grubstake angel ally rev up nominate be a patron of give move abide by grease perk up condone incite opine adjure charge command unclog ratify validate collude with connive with give one's blessing to gather momentum get moving buttress cherish give a shot in the arm to confirm verify connive goad prod speak clamour call ask offer recommendation lend support pull for urge on dash off mentor reenforce deliver launch be in collusion with participate in connive at open the door to reduce the difficulty of lessen the labour of harbour hold have harbor entertain drum up support for achieve quickly make short work of accomplish quickly finish quickly set on be hand in glove with shoot through put up to be supportive of clamor supply give assistance to attend to better formally support hold up one's end hold to come to the defence of give one's backing to do battle stump puff hype thump embrace furnish comfort provide suckle give one's approval to advocate for be with give moral support to announce one's support for give moral support throw your weight behind agree with ameliorate enhance build go for jack up hike up bail someone out do someone a service pitch in with fortify take up the cudgels apply yourself put your back into take up arms exert yourself propel help out open doors for muck in with do for be a factor in campaign on behalf of spread around brace up build up say so hold with cling to increase mother get stuck in with give a hand hold a brief for get on bandwagon be in corner argue in favour of plead in favour of make a pitch for give a leg up to put on the map be a tower of strength to prefer instigate do good to be good for befit suit lend a helping hand to get someone out of a tight spot go down the line for give food to drum up petition extend engender expand ballyhoo broaden generate propagate spoil look on with favour pay off for be beneficial to please be helpful to gratify satisfy safeguard barnstorm contest receive wholeheartedly receive enthusiastically take to one's heart fall in with go in for aid and abet get into take up take on be of assistance to be of help to be useful to power be of advantage to privilege sit cradle father nursemaid show partiality towards minister to administer to treat with partiality watch over keep an eye on prepare educate train smile upon pull strings for see to take charge of watch out for baby-sit keep alive keep tabs on guide hold a torch for thump for tutor equip put in a good word for prime enlighten hone shape coach drill mould school mold indoctrinate

Verb

(a product, organization, or venture) To market, or give publicity in an attempt to sell or create public awareness
advertise publicise publicize popularise popularize sell market merchandise push plug hype hype up pitch puff talk up tout puff up advertize boost flog ballyhoo flack huckster bang the drum for beat the drum for call attention to give a plug to give a puff to give publicity to broadcast promulgate publish proclaim flaunt propagate spread endorse flash make known disseminate build up declare communicate advance trumpet make public show display peddle announce reveal praise exhibit present annunciate post enunciate herald release propagandize drum recommend circulate propagandise expose disclose sponsor notify blazon aggrandize blare placard blaze sound trail advocate diffuse distribute boast crack up bill brag spruik give out disperse inform apprise circularize divulge preach transmit circularise spiel write up champion commercialize bring to public notice parade soft sell scatter acclaim unveil preview flourish swagger commend crow encourage trailer advise uncover acquaint alert unmask splash spot blurb spotlight vaunt package deal in commercialise show off campaign for talk something up draw attention to hard sell beat the drum shout from the rooftops spread around give notice of make a pitch run with get on soapbox for put on the map shout out pass on package as put across spread abroad make much of sow support shift turn over upsell describe introduce perform review screen tell gazette put up in lights pump up proliferate play up speak of talk of spread about carry overpraise put before the public bear beat the drum about press-agent cry build make popular persuade people to buy mention showboat namecheck issue big up spin swank exaggerate brandish blow up gloat grandstand air pass decree state call pronounce toot showcase feature applaud put in a good word for bruit about make official overstate give a mention to unleash strew radiate develop put about overvalue further pass the word espouse proselytize vend hawk esteem extol revere persuade hustle proselytise merchandize celebrate bull vapor gasconade blow retail back supply launch inaugurate get across talk someone into exchange trade strut laud prate win someone over to gain acceptance for get support for convince someone of the merits of get acceptance for sweet talk persuade someone to accept speak for soft-soap win approval for bring someone round to wholesale barter traffic in get behind blow smoke exult in crow about brag about vapour gloat over boast about cry up put up give oneself airs about show off about put up for sale offer for sale universalize generalize put in layperson's terms generalise make available interpret explain spread the word about make something popular revive give credence to resurrect catch on give currency give currency to gloss restore give mass appeal to report impart express set forth put out utter voice vent profess raise ventilate indicate assert bring to public attention convey sound off leak come out with affirm moot table articulate signal submit intimate propound deliver suggest blazon abroad put forward noise abroad put into words unfold detail propose broach intone testify maintain say outline expound recount blast preconize tweet speak shout give give utterance to give expression to give voice to hint wire cable inform of shout something from the rooftops talk about bring into the open spell out lay down let it be known name project bark bugle break bruit purvey bare scream sound loudly spill make something known pass round troll print tell of spring immortalise headline skywrite immortalize soft-sell billboard have printed blow wide open issue a statement about put in print make plain dissipate read out run off at mouth call out make a pitch for renown splatter clarify postulate ring out inscribe depict disject relay document relate delineate narrate chronicle cover recite put on the air bruit abroad put on the airwaves talk enlighten let know write radio tip off brief let in on fill in clue in cue send word give notice telephone pass out teach wise up debrief chart summarize vocalize word phrase list adumbrate summarise itemise itemize verbalize purport discuss cite claim couch argue mouth set out opine frame allege debate denote give details give the facts give an account of bring word on give an account provide details bring word communicate information account for avow look import designate formulate aver asservate mutter connote inflect insinuate asseverate bespeak avouch admit emphasize put intonate confess stress offer float verbalise modulate yell repeat render vocalise reassert clothe allegate roar reaffirm emphasise make out give utterance put over get over give expression speak out point out bring forward give away attest to give testimony pour out put in words go into testify to pop off give vent to bear witness open place move protest blaze abroad ostend stump evidence spout illustrate mark evince get together make somebody aware of open up on bring together give somebody a taste for bring to somebody's attention harbinger turn somebody on to bring out spring with bring up state publicly shout from the housetops spread it around shoot off mouth get on a soapbox

Verb

(lead to) To culminate or result in a particular event or consequence
lead result in cause bring on bring about give rise to produce effect create engender generate trigger advance be conducive to precipitate prompt contribute to further initiate provoke occasion push forward induce stir up spark off stimulate help set off add to call forth spur instigate beget set in motion put in motion touch off trigger off drive necessitate be the cause of invite contribute foment make happen risk arouse be instrumental in elicit bring to pass catalyse catalyze entail have a hand in effectuate end in have a part in rouse conduce to cultivate excite foster incite involve be at the bottom of conduce cost enkindle lead to inspire kindle activate whip up evoke breed animate fire make translate into yield invoke bring spawn encourage awaken waken rally enliven fan introduce quicken revive make for vivify work up bring into being bring out draw forth stir wake develop work call into being inflame fire up draw on start spark affect hatch do motivate actuate bear bring forth originate establish kickoff whet begin awake key up invigorate energize launch strengthen institute vitalize galvanize goad impel achieve sow the seeds of spur on galvanise liven up pep up envigorate energise amp up revitalize raise render urge fillip brew brace refresh forward compel agitate enact abet spike inaugurate pique accomplish inspirit fortify play a part in ferment influence culminate in bestir egg on muster increase instill instil force turn on juice up jump-start ginger up revitalise jazz up rev up zip up be a factor in open be partly responsible for set going pick exhilarate electrify sustain support intensify uplift nurture fuel mean play a role in move make possible attain sting amount to perform realise realize set set on procure open the door for vivificate cook up innervate start the ball rolling get things rolling prime propagate liven innerve cause to occur actualize perk up multiply finish in add up to set up cause to happen pull off build up contrive buck up gee up oil the wheels of bring off carry out secure draw form give progenerate plant implant lodge issue whip something up boost start off bring up inflict have as a result have as a consequence be the origin of kick-start breathe life into expedite resuscitate feed reignite rekindle found conjure wreak sway fulfill fulfil recall reanimate reactivate get up dispose innovate exacerbate prod revivify titillate tempt reinvigorate brainstorm power nourish grow dispatch spring shake up redound to sow terminate in charge up stoke up push impassion exercise hearten prick suscitate nurse think up come out with dream up embolden empower drum up fan the flames of fan the flames sow the seeds drive on reinforce bolster zap get to talk into agitate for persuade put up to juice coax exhort fan the fire root on solicit craze psych taunt actify arm goose activize enable buoy up switch on put zip into start up pump up conceive give birth to organise engineer organize thrill sharpen be responsible for carry off carry through have the effect of draw out put in place spell get smoking burn up accelerate rejuvenate speed dynamize wake up act as a spur to act as a stimulus to give a new lease of life to commove get one started act as a impetus to get one going steam up act as a incentive to put new life in build a fire under act as a fillip to light a fire under speed up enthuse incentivize press incline incentivise entice get going ignite summon fire the imagination of propel challenge get convince nudge intoxicate fire the enthusiasm of touch impress summon up educe pressure coerce charge steel inveigle prevail upon conjure up get someone going rile call up attract hound enforce prevail on buoy needle fire with enthusiasm cajole wind up heighten jolt grab evince extract convert oblige exalt run make waves predispose strike astonish bring around beg for win over disturb call to mind bulldoze tantalize tease please startle tickle incentify egg send manage constrain jumpstart plan give incentive hook reassure tantalise ask for suggest dare irritate enhance manifest extort call scheme plot court commence dragoon woo inform defy cheer on boost up bear up add fuel mobilize chirk up make up impact mobilise spirit someone up feed the fire wheedle condition elate spook bring back bid cheer up amaze set afoot steamroll bring to mind determine astound carry give someone a kick throw down the gauntlet crank up bring on oneself sweet-talk whomp up intrigue plead demand sue petition for request reawaken roil stir something up agitate against break the ice break in sic bring something on call down shock set in ask whip interest irk incense equal imply augment anger resurrect gain satisfy grill vex extend expand fascinate ravish seduce work into lather imbue infuse get in operation get under way result warm cheer fluster upset ruffle exact predetermine act as an incentive to redouble mount bug magnify deepen intensate expose make sensitive compass applaud derive obtain amuse grapple palpate entertain stun frighten shake madden smooth-talk get functioning get off the ground get working endue infect beghast fetch succeed impose on direct orient disinhibit seek cause to appear advise get something going alert give incentive to set astir try stir embers lead on comfort brighten enhearten build echo lay the foundations of pressurise pressurize give impetus give one an idea bias make wild add fuel to the flames add fuel to fire set on foot reproduce impart express capture encapsulate insinuate hint rabble-rouse put life into put a bomb under give a boost to reenforce assure restore heat up ask for it bring round make willing impress on captivate give a shot in the arm milk incarnate conduct tickle pink prevail lay the first stone of kick off gladden frenzy implement execute suggest to give someone a charge take your breath away take one's breath away fire someone's imagination jar magnetize give a buzz magnetise praise console set the ball rolling get the ball rolling hint to administer stimulate spiritually raise your spirits raise the morale of give shot in arm psych up give hope to prop up lift the spirits of give confidence to boost someone's morale give a shot in the arm to bield stiffen the resolve of put one in mind of remind one of call out perpetrate harass obligate be likely to cause be likely to lead to complete allure fix consummate entreat lure countenance command administrate finalize muscle sandbag worry railroad squeeze devise discharge succeed in arrange for sensitize sensitise talk someone into exert influence on prod into coax into put someone up to something suck in wheedle into sell one on twist one's arm soft-soap draw in cajole into argue into finish design invent nag kick blackjack conclude formulate stump concoct dog work on call for flirt with leave the door open to project manufacture finalise turn the trick turn out put across overwhelm overcome dazzle awe overawe parent prepare emerge trump up give birth lay eggs give forth throw together procreate spitball break open sire put together come up with come out reach overpower throw down the gauntlet to score knock out stick in someone's mind slay register blow away faze push around feel admiration leave a mark on make a hit make splash buffalo take someone aback grandstand make an impression tell on show off cut a figure be conspicuous feel respect kill make an impression on have an impact on

Verb

To demand earnestly or pressingly
push press pressure pressurise pressurize urge encourage influence persuade advise compel implore admonish drive goose hustle oblige beg bother hound incite spur advocate constrain expedite harass badger browbeat bully force pester beseech induce inspan prod solicit hassle intimidate motivate nag recommend harry inspire make obligate prompt railroad adjure coerce dragoon goad nudge propel entreat exhort impel insist steamroll key up speed up try to persuade push around put the screws to strong-arm press-gang put up to railroad into dragoon into pour it on prevail on insist on push for steamroller into bulldoze into turn on appeal to fire up sell on egg on exert influence on use pressure on go to town on put the heat on bear down on browbeat into put pressure on put the screws on use strong-arm tactics on plead enjoin request appeal instigate maneuver sanction manoeuvre move ask propose stimulate wheedle advance rationalise tempt charge commend conjure rationalize countenance call on psych up lean on twist someone's arm bulldoze bludgeon blackjack hector cow tyrannize tyrannise threaten terrorize bullyrag menace bogart fast-talk steamroller mau-mau bluster squeeze terrorise brainwash domineer frighten put the squeeze on turn on the heat provoke stir impress oppress persecute overawe sandbag muscle bring pressure to bear on demand buffalo whip bounce trigger enforce sic pick on scare daunt subdue exact unnerve awe overbear subjugate despotize order put under an obligation act on work on rowel sound breathe down someone's neck appall boss about boss around walk heavy blackmail appal tighten the screws on turn the screws on compress ramrod constrict condense squash terrify ride roughshod cajole require ride torment ruffle affright spook plague push about scare the bejesus out of scare off rouse cause command inflame prick sting excite challenge sell politick tighten the screw on turn the screw on high-pressure prevail upon have have someone do something impose on effect will needle come at foment roust lash work up titillate work over twist arm dismay dishearten discomfit showboat rattle psych out faze abash petrify embarrass disconcert castigate milk ride roughshod over bleed call clamour campaign lobby wrest wring put through the wringer lord it over twist somebody's arm put the chill on put heat on bay sue petition importune bid requisition pursue clamor extort quest stipulate apply supplicate demand hush money from extract shake down hold to ransom ransom put the shake on shake bribe extort money from enquire bug inquire drum ask authoritatively make a claim ask brusquely ask forcefully

Verb

To provide with money, funds or finances
endow finance fund subsidise subsidize bankroll back sponsor capitalise capitalize support stake underwrite dower subscribe enrich bequeath will pay for provide capital for invest in donate money for leave money for shell out for chip in for cough up for fork out for pony up for support financially bequeath money for give money towards settle money on ante up for donate money to kick in for pitch in for stump up for vest in grubstake juice patronize foot the bill for pick up the tab for patronise pick up the tab pick up the check float guarantee put up the money for prime the pump put up money help be a patron of act as guarantor of bank loan shark provide funds provide security go for lay on one provide money for provide finance for assist furnish credit for raise dough maintain put money into provide security for set up in business crowdfund crowdsource kickstart put up money fo buttress keep aid contribute to give money to angel shore up contribute make a contribution to give a grant to give support to prop up pay a subsidy to be responsible for lend your name to vouch for act as a guarantor for answer for insure buy into sink money into spend money on lay out money on pay splash out on buy shares in get a piece of buy a stake in take a stake in invest settle up for treat someone to defray the cost of obtain currency indemnify plough money into go in for get into salt away money in put up dough buy stock collateral secure cosign plough something into provide for put up collateral for give earnest money for provide financial security for be ready to pick up the tab for provide surety for take the risk for provide financing

Verb

Describe or represent as admirable, especially unjustifiably
glorify celebrate praise exalt extol laud dignify elevate enhance magnify augment ennoble eulogise eulogize hymn boost lionise lionize acclaim glamorise glamorize increase aggrandize applaud canonise canonize emblazon hail honour idealise idealize immortalise immortalize panegyrize romanticise romanticize add dignity to adorn apotheosize bless carol enshrine extoll glamourize glamour up lift up raise resound add distinction to cry up heroize idolise idolize sing sing the praises of add lustre to big up commend crack up hike honor sound the praises of put on a pedestal build up put up distinguish grace advance ensky deify enthrone prefer erect venerate upgrade uprear sublime make lofty bestow honour on pay tribute to salute admire worship compliment pay homage to ballyhoo cheer speak highly of tout accredit rave about make much of big something up toast cry someone up flatter congratulate heap praise on wax lyrical about express admiration for praise to the skies cry something up hand it to hear it for clap welcome approve stroke recommend root go into raptures about kudize express approval of throw bouquets at pat on the back commemorate adulate revere adore reverence rhapsodize rhapsodize over rhapsodise go into raptures over approve of rave puff up speak well of proclaim give a posy publicize praise enthusiastically exaggerate hurrah publicise hurray fetishize gush about enthuse about enthuse over rhapsodize about overemphasize gush over vaunt overemphasise rave over push sing paeans to support go on about express delight over go wild about be mad about wax lyrical plug root for hats off to say nice things about paint a rosy picture of give a big hand give a bouquet look on with favour crack someone up crack something up view through rose-tinted glasses give it up for place on a pedestal trumpet publish appreciate endorse memorialize hero-worship give recognition to apotheose pedestalize mob solemnize fete felicitate sing praises countenance sanction mention build sentimentalize signalize solemnise signalise memorialise sentimentalise make a fuss of show respect make a fuss over pay respects take one's hat off to gold star give approval blow horn give kudos embellish varnish giftwrap sing praises of take off hat to give bouquet make glamorous think romantically encourage favour favor belaud put your hands together give a standing ovation give ovation give a round of applause give a hand show your appreciation express respect for romance roll out the red carpet look at through rose-colored glasses dream brag about givea bouquet dress up whistle give a boost to shout yell hoot recognize look at something through rose-tinted spectacles be unrealistic about look at something through rose-colored glasses bring the house down shout for affirm uphold recognise holler for cheer on rise to sound off for show one's appreciation of put one's hands together for

Verb

Make or become deep or deeper
deepen intensify strengthen grow enhance heighten increase magnify reinforce amplify boost encourage escalate aggravate augment mushroom snowball accentuate consolidate develop enrich exacerbate extend inflame redouble add to cultivate foster nurture step up stimulate worsen accumulate amp up beef up expand intensate mount rise rouse become worse hot up make worse fortify bolster support cement sustain buttress corroborate embolden substantiate empower uphold underpin advance flourish back up push emphasize underline galvanize stress inspire spur invigorate drive champion motivate reaffirm maintain aid steel incentivize buoy reward help assist improve incentify assure secure establish reassert reiterate restate galvanise energize envigorate energise broaden incentivise back highlight defend emphasise fuel nourish restore renew spur on bolster up justify buoy up shore up give a boost to fix enlarge authenticate burgeon inspirit feed settle raise endorse nutrify thrive make firm firm up lend more weight to give weight to scale up prepare provide for build up poise make strong give strength to nurse flower bloom nerve ready make healthy make stronger confirm multiply swell compound aggrandize widen build inflate accelerate jack up lift up wax proliferate exaggerate supplement elevate hike up pump up spread gain sharpen maximize appreciate climb bourgeon balloon dilate boom thicken supersize crank up exalt maximise pad hype increment pyramid double upsurge triple roll up upgrade harden further distend add lengthen top up stiffen make greater shoot up mark up hike stoke bump up pick up slap on run up progress solidify ameliorate better quicken hasten amass blow up annex ratchet up prolong soar jack parlay protract teem swarm sweeten collect make better stretch pullulate spike tack on gather annexe flesh out tone up fan the flames of heat up get bigger soup up become larger add fuel to the flames add fuel to the fire fill out optimize pump reenforce upraise make larger make bigger jump up concentrate elongate follow up go up upscale refine send up optimise uplift fan the flames complement stabilize diffuse complicate grow in heat advertise revitalize advertize meliorate polish amend perfect become louder get higher grow louder crescendo become greater gain strength get to grow full become large start to be endow tighten rocket rally jump revitalise lighten darken brighten whet point accent put salt on the wound puff up enforce rub salt in the wound add insult to injury accrue spiral surge put up push up buck up boost up elaborate stabilise set off add fuel pile on heap on make richer cumulate pour it on arise hop up jazz up expatiate vault tower escalade make stable make secure mount up leap up pile up make louder turn up congeal clot coagulate gel jell cake condense jelly curdle toughen freeze clabber ossify petrify hearten vitalize inspissate inure spread out make broader open up stretch out draw out make wider become wider become broader grow thick open out harshen season rejuvenate indurate sinew regenerate brace up tone gee up set up add fuel to add fuel to fire give new energy to grow quickly

Verb

Select and give a responsibility
assign appoint commission nominate delegate designate elect name post adopt vote attach constitute co-opt create detail dub make place select for authorise authorize cast choice commit deputise deputize dispense disperse downlink download draught draft empower enrol enroll hire install in ordain refer reference select slot tab tag choose for decide on for detail for induct in institute in invest in ordain in stipulate for dole out hang on hold responsible choose install pick employ instal allot allocate induct decree engage sign up depute recruit establish send charge set vote in decide on inaugurate enlist transfer tap reassign relocate determine move conclude lend pin down settle on second crown accredit identify decide entitle label peg mandate title consign mark fix specify take on resolve cast as figure install as confirm put down for clinch cinch nail down come to a decision about agree on find employment for advance station relegate find a job for conscript appropriate order contract book ascribe christen proffer denominate tender promote to entrust elevate to design decide upon enjoin announce declare handpick assign the part to give the part to brand denote recognise recognize propose classify flag settle upon earmark finalize opt for opt shift single out put finger on point to cherry-pick indicate finger prefer favour favor plump for record enter file register lodge button down point out fix upon arbitrate take a decision on judge adjudicate finalise square up adjudge work out agree to figure out square off prescribe deem rule on call the shots on give arrange nail close complete assign temporarily agree achieve seal settle come to a conclusion call the shots arrive at make a decision come to a decision come to an agreement set down take pick out fix on cull present stipulate go for optate vote for hand-pick accept embrace define schedule recommend resolve on state invest submit suggest award fancy set aside rule sift out see fit put forward make a selection will put up mark out pick and choose make a choice cap limit prearrange help yourself call offer slate pinpoint pitch on plump on exercise choice winnow thin introduce sift discriminate confer solve work consecrate anoint frock return impose grant bestow accord devote particularize put in receive admit ballot instruct dictate warrant licence license choose by ballot put in power fix up lay down set a date for predestine vote into office go down the line cast one's vote for particularise give nod swear in farm out discriminate between take up make choice come down in favour of agree upon place trust in call for accomplish confer holy orders on negotiate effect make up one's mind make known broker bargain engineer want demand espouse incline toward wish please feel disposed to yearn love desire like crave wish for be inclined toward vouchsafe stamp usher in cite note invite concert reach terms on shake hands on sew up carry out swing come to terms on bring about button up set the seal on thrash out pull off hammer out bring off tie up reach an agreement aim signify signal initial reach plan purpose guess show watermark display sign convey sort out surmise conjecture mediate poll flag up elect to choose settle on a plan of action arrive at conclusion have in mind come to decision come to agreement reach a conclusion have the intention reach a decision commit yourself reach decision make your mind up commit oneself form opinion have final word draw a conclusion make up your mind end with come to conclusion cast the die go down line take a stand call shots make up mind put it on record write put down

Verb

To make progress or increase the skill of
improve advance hone lift raise cultivate perfect boost develop further progress elevate train ameliorate better bolster enhance hasten launch polish propel push ahead push on refine bring forward build continue ahead forge ahead with get with it grow make headway with move forward multiply press forward press on prosper thrive come on gain ground get ahead of make strides polish up on take it to the next level take the next step work on work up build on get better at work hard at brush up on devote oneself to devote yourself to upgrade augment increase strengthen brush up fine-tune enrich amplify reinforce uplift beef up touch up fortify sharpen appreciate optimize invigorate temper tighten up drive endow meliorate envigorate optimise consolidate polish up inflate make perfect stimulate boost up smooth top up burnish illume help expand improve on foster elaborate on vitalize step up fast-track build up supplement intensify heighten update smarten magnify aggrandize straighten out reenforce smarten up scale up shape up make progress extend make headway compound work out forge ahead move ahead mature flourish blossom get ahead go forward evolve become better go places move forward in leaps and bounds cover ground bloom succeed boom shine rise burgeon bourgeon come along do well be successful get somewhere make inroads come of age fare well fly high get places spread one's wings revolutionize modernise modernize transform revolutionise proceed drive forward pull ahead pick up emerge arrive get on continue go flower score level up go well push forward get on well develop well make it take steps forward move onward get better bear fruit go to town go great guns shoot up turn out well hit it big run riot move on get going keep going go on unfold enlarge raise one's game turn it up increase one's intensity kick it up a notch elevate one's game step it up rise to the next level boost one's game take it to the limit step up one's game propel forward pick up the pace crank it up take it up a notch elaborate push change unroll move star profit metamorphose alter spread stand out differentiate adapt transmogrify head triumph figure shoot truck speed educe derive ripen perform prevail lead mushroom wax batten yield produce feature be skilful be brilliant be excellent be outstanding crack on go forth march on adapt yourself work one's way open out excel glow make good do wonders go ahead catch on be good at be very good be good wear the crown be skilled at be skilled be unequalled make the big time reign supreme be proficient have a gift be without equal stand out in a crowd be unsurpassed have a gift for be expert be pre-eminent be a success be unexampled be the best be unparalleled be talented be unrivalled steal the show be second to none make a go grow vigorously grow well make good speed grow rich become rich have legs be enriched get there be strong be well be vigorous be in good shape be in good health be in its heyday be in your prime be in the pink be on top of the heap go up in the world pace get along reform go off

Verb

To sow or place in one's consciousness
inculcate imbue infuse implant steep suffuse ingrain instill instil plant introduce brainwash endue invest indoctrinate inoculate engrain sow drill inspire fix impress indue infix enroot imprint program programme breed inseminate engender foster induce produce impart din drum into drive into din into drill into hammer into hammer in drum in impress upon break down shape up work over generate insinuate engraft sow the seeds teach train impregnate school propagandize condition instruct saturate pervade propagandise coach permeate inject fill bathe charge proselytize persuade ground discipline proselytise diffuse influence convince interject catechize exercise hypnotize accustom practise breathe practice compel manipulate work out put someone through their paces get into shape lick into shape load inform initiate endow re-educate insert leaven order transfuse educate hypnotise mould mold habituate groom break sharpen whip into shape walk through break in tune up din in repeat add pressurize perfuse inundate tincture convert alter seed promulgate fertilise pollinate fertilize cover animate intersperse fortify disseminate infiltrate intermix bring in pressurise flood mantle breathe into force in wash talk into adapt inure spread over colour overspread put in head lesson tutor season root color spread throughout tinge spread entrench radicalize toughen up loosen up get ready warm up get used to equip spread through fill with permeate with pervade with imbue with suffuse with fanaticize radicalise extremize embed spread out brand impact bed engrave intrench imbed etch establish lodge perfuse with stew in impregnate with infuse with soak in radicate set drive home hammer home breed in the bone drill in rehearse hone make fit

Verb

To bestow legal or official authority to
accredit approve authorise authorize empower license certify commission recognise recognize warrant appoint endorse sanction back champion favor favour support advocate depute guarantee recommend charter enable invest licence qualify ratify vest entrust certificate vouch for put one's seal of approval on entitle permit delegate charge privilege allow grant mandate capacitate give authority to ordain nominate endow designate elect deputize let validate detail OK deputise give power to give permission give authority install assign inaugurate consign name select choose pass honour provide honor engage rubber-stamp adopt enfranchise legitimize instal constitute give permission to give the right to okay legitimise swear in grant the right to co-opt give the go-ahead to give someone the authority give the thumbs up to give the green light to give the OK to countenance consent legalize legalise be authorised give a right to confer a right to give a certificate to give a diploma to be authorized contract task equip trust bestow confer cast order allocate allot commit intrust give nod place trust in farm out instruct dispatch command bid give the green light say the word give the go-ahead give the word give grace award confide to acknowledge induct rate make eligible give the means to invest with power give means to give the power to instate present grant the right give the right initiate arm have coming fit for be in line for confer a right qualify for appreciate greet crown enthrone bestow on confer on endow in vest in anoint uphold seat grant to put in someone's hands give to consign to entrust to invest in consecrate establish baptize officially approve franchise be acquainted with accept as valid be familiar with put the seal of approval on be on familiar terms with grant authority to grant authorization to give authorization to bequeath baptise grant leave to suffer give a licence to grant permission to give leave to grant a licence to give a permit to grant a permit to admit to office give approval to employ place hire give a blank cheque to give the stamp of approval to pick attach decree tap enjoin take on sign up install as vote in enroll recruit enrol enlist pay sign on retain post bring on board appropriate secure the services of send put on the payroll secure make set take into employment earmark transfer apportion fee assume lay on take on board have on the payroll refer sign reserve relocate reassign devote contract for move set aside lend truck with put on have in employment vote second slot relegate title fix tag draft book tab label create cast as stipulate specify draught dispense ascribe distribute procure acquire indicate lot ration mete hand over burden ink decide on dole out saddle give out shell out dish out hand out take into service fill a position take into one's employ advance find employment for find a job for coopt station invite put promote to conscript accept add elevate to call lay christen proffer denominate apprentice indenture shift frock take tender direct pin come on board encumber load keep on the payroll design apply level assign temporarily accord decide upon target aim confer holy orders on flag state pinpoint define assign the part to give the part to devolve pass on identify opt peg particularize mark finger prefer relinquish hand on turn over plump for particularise pin down button down point out settle on put down for divvy issue vouchsafe make known mark out administer dole dub share select for admeasure cut budget slice determine install in downlink disperse choice reference download share out divide out split up measure out divide up parcel out divvy up deal out portion out ration out cut the pie mete out detail for induct in ordain in institute in stipulate for decide on for choose for keep hang on hold responsible hypothecate divide set apart prescribe fork out bring in give a break give job to add to payroll find help give work put to work

Verb

To have as a prominent attribute or aspect
feature spotlight emphasise emphasize headline highlight punctuate underscore accentuate press stress underline accent foreground illuminate advertise advertize blaze italicise italicize mark play up make conspicuous point up focus attention on give prominence to make a feature of set off call attention to give the full works top publicize introduce present publicise draw attention to bring to the fore bring attention to bring out heighten lay emphasis on indicate limelight point out put emphasis on impress repeat bring home dwell on give emphasis to insist on rub in lay stress on make emphatic make clear put the accent on weight flag assert affirm call focus on articulate enunciate pinpoint charge dramatize pronounce reiterate maintain enlarge intensify dramatise betone make more noticeable make more prominent belabour place emphasis on zero in on caption harp on flag up belabor give weight to bear down labor the point make a point put accent on make much of press home put stress on make a point of turn the spotlight on give emphasis point to play something up denote spot place emphasis impress on someone show up embellish exaggerate magnify insist strengthen prioritize deepen prioritise give an emphasis to hit on floodlight bring home to one turn spotlight on make a production of rub it in give priority to hit home bring to light put on center stage give prominence throw into relief draw attention pick out bracket rule rule a line under interlineate check off interject litter break separate interpose lace disrupt speckle divide intersect hit

Verb

To offer for discussion or debate
propound advance propose suggest advocate offer pose present proffer put forward submit postulate bounce broach contend discuss hypothesise hypothesize introduce mention moot peddle set forth tender vote adduce advise affirm ask assert counsel invite kibitz name nominate posit prefer press promulgate propone proposition recommend request solicit spitball spread state urge volunteer yield bring up put forth bring forward come up with hit on hold out lay before lay down move for put to put up set out make a motion make a pitch speak one's piece lay on the line preach champion proclaim raise initiate refer touch on talk about allude to speak of talk of ventilate raise a subject hint at point out place establish declare air table announce give express cite move argue expound impart allege deliver pronounce reveal report make known divulge disclose put maintain pitch aver publish avow say communicate asseverate claim detail broadcast profess utter recount intimate opine insist purport tell lay out extend lodge explain spell out hold voice attest swear publicize enunciate testify sound avouch acknowledge give out publicise articulate describe provide question relate produce mount bring show stage advertise advertize throw up frame trumpet issue post protest annunciate formulate blare herald blazon release convey specify warrant set before stress venture render indicate repeat emphasize vent speak disseminate pass give voice to emphasise trot out make public advert tell of advert to refer to delineate touch upon come out with point to remark on comment on exhibit query approach expose file manifest rehearse bid exhort prescribe vow certify placard flash blaze elucidate support vocalize phrase float canvass verbalize word notify quote note couch designate circulate depose throw out guarantee represent give utterance to give an account of give expression to instance set down asservate inform admit confess verbalise vocalise reassert allegate reaffirm put out recite notice speak about bring out put into words make out call attention to let anyone know of speak out give testimony make reference to go into shout from the rooftops let on about press for pop off bear witness accost sell supply charge dictate uphold catalogue particularize carry bring something up bring something forward reference put on the table project confirm identify witness ask about reproduce define drop vouch validate set get the answer to seek the answer to conjecture forward essay speculate reiterate talk sound out plug reason enumerate inquire evoke dare to say enquire narrate interpret spiel enounce particularise catalog set something forth turn transpose translate give rundown chime in be specific about give blow-by-blow address explore lay forward make a pitch for offer as a suggestion put on the map serve puff exalt ballyhoo throw spotlight on hype build up aggrandize beat the drum for tweet stipulate be emphatic enforce explicate cover plead expostulate purvey get out print send out bruit abroad put in circulation bruit about churn out illustrate spring preconize open defend challenge canvas take a stand lay down the law demonstrate display blast noise abroad issue a statement about give notice of call drum unveil sound off spread around pass the word read out shout something from the rooftops blazon abroad run off at mouth deliberate about exchange views about talk through make mention of converse about exchange views on bring in treat talk over confer about deal with imply remonstrate demo interject embark on enter on interpose enter appeal open up raise the subject of try out raise subject mouth prevail upon launch debate denote give reasons for make a case for make a case look import give an explanation of mutter connote inflect intone insinuate bespeak hint intonate preview modulate yell cry shout clothe roar lay cast contribute bring about roll out put on hand out give utterance put over get over give expression bring into the open give away get across attest to pour out put in words testify to give vent to put across put on display put before the public infer acquaint predicate speak briefly of clarify outline let someone know of shoot one's wad mouth off shoot off one's mouth

Verb

To bring (a place or people) to a stage of social and cultural development considered to be more advanced
civilize cultivate educate enlighten humanise humanize improve polish refine sophisticate acculturate better edify instruct reclaim socialise socialize tame acquaint advance develop elevate ennoble enrich ethicize foster idealise idealize indoctrinate inform spiritualize uplift help forward teach explain soften bring culture to bring civilization to mellow assimilate temper rub the rough edges off perfect upgrade enhance amend meliorate help ameliorate train school tutor coach guide inculcate drill upskill prepare discipline prime lesson mature rear exercise nurture homeschool brainwash illumine illume illuminate brief inspire make better put through the grind slick show the ropes teach information drum into sharpen up sleek smooth round make clear civilise direct advise mold mould counsel mentor lead condition groom ready verse give lessons to breed ground tell show care for update raise shape equip initiate lecture look after pilot familiarize form clarify let in on familiarise break in parent program programme wise up bring up put someone through their paces make ready catechize provide for apprise hone instill influence support nurse nourish take care of instil qualify season clear fit give lessons clue fill in mother clue in caution keep posted give instruction to give pointers re-educate communicate tend imbue persuade notify sharpen implant propagandize convince proselytize hip shepherd steer din something into catch up propagandise proselytise give the facts lay it out for warn give advice to acquaint with make conversant with fill in on post forewarn give counsel to give counselling to point out give direction to tip clue in on report to put through the mill put in the picture about bring up-to-date send word put in the picture give someone hints let know be responsible for the education of level with give information to make suggestions to give someone tips gen up on announce to make recommendations to leak to keep someone posted lick into shape tip off tailor regiment explain to bring someone up cram pressurize manage arm give character demonstrate convert alter watch over feed raise youngster pull one's coat walk through pressurise give instructions expound describe explicate talk into supervise disclose engineer reveal level plant radicalize aid base alert fanaticize radicalise extremize sponsor rehearse practise give lessons in practice harden inure work over break down set break it to endow predicate introduce rest declare to enlighten as to give the low-down lay it out give notice update about put on the line give the word make aware offer information make known to clue up about make known keep up to date with make familiar with give information about wake put wise about keep up to speed with give the gen give intelligence give the rundown show the way to explain things to prep enable facilitate hang inform about demonstrate something to make fit whip into shape make something clear to suit impart cherish protect familiarize with get ready set up clue up on preach give the gen about give the low-down on equip with pound into open eyes polish up give counsel give advice teach school give counselling give guidance give direction give a grounding in relate give hints give instruction give directions offer opinions offer suggestions make recommendations give tips tout improve mind attend to keep in the loop give a pointer blow the whistle on clue up wise tattle sneak on give two cents give the low-down to give a tip send word to give someone to understand communicate to leak grass up impart to communicate knowledge fill someone in

Verb

Persuade
prevail on cajole coax into nag into persuade prevail upon affect argue into bring around convince crack dispose draw get get around impress incline induce influence prompt put across sell suck in sway talk into win over coax move inveigle convert entice bring round tempt wheedle bring urge lure motivate sweet-talk seduce impel soft-soap beguile flatter blarney encourage blandish incite cause inspire get round butter up talk round woo stimulate make coerce manoeuvre instigate satisfy work on brainwash charm maneuver drive compel lead provoke press bend trigger reason argue gain sell one on twist one's arm bias palaver decoy twist somebody's arm push prod con activate hook work over actuate strike spread it on touch manipulate mould mold allure predispose court worm rouse bootlick soften stroke banter brownnose massage snow soap entrap oil propel spur pressure force stir pressurize turn smooth-talk nudge gain confidence of impact on impact talk someone into twist someone's arm pressurise carry bring to reason bring to senses lay it on thick bring round to the idea of reach make up to suck up to lead to believe build up soften up play up to exhort bring home to sweeten up inspirit advise prove to make a believer talk over change bring over alter prove get on your side indoctrinate talk overcome gain one's confidence effect budge wheedle into steamroll squeeze goose exert influence on prod into bulldoze draw in cajole into put someone up to something prejudice tell on slant color colour nobble guide lead by the nose turn one's head control jaundice conduct wangle plague talk into something pester importune come on tease rope in jawbone soothe barter arm-twist reassure quicken put mind at ease demonstrate to cause to feel certain dispel someone's doubts work reason someone into believing assure dispel doubt make certain put someone's mind at rest impress to set going sell to talk someone round kowtow bring pressure to bear on finagle lay it on condition attract win round invite plead with propagandize win argument turn on to enlist cause to believe prod someone into wheedle someone into proselyte reason someone into counsel press someone into propagandise proselytize proselytise pressure someone into pressurize someone into convert to procure lead to do wear down make one see the light change one's mind make someone see the light show someone the error of their ways show one the error of their ways turn on bat eyes at betray toll bait dangle a carrot in front of lead astray appeal to solicit lead on bring in have an impact on capture have an effect on give determine rally elicit occasion impassion goad impress on make willing enkindle prevail effectuate hearten animate uplift galvanise cheer on energize hint to incentivize spark arouse empower refresh stir up whip up vitalize evoke incentivise exhilarate prick pep up spur on steel galvanize envigorate energise help fire up necessitate excite invigorate boost up pump up egg on embolden suggest to incentify dupe deceive crowd mislead tantalize jolly delude overpraise rub up the right way abase oneself to be obsequious towards curry favor with demean oneself to ingratiate oneself with be servile towards suck up curry favor brown-nose fall all over honey adulate truckle to dance attendance on be sycophantic towards keep someone sweet curry favour bow and scrape to hero-worship prostrate oneself to creep to toady to belaud grovel to kowtow to puff crawl to curry favour with get on the right side of fawn on be all over tantalise rub the right way hand a line get next to apple polish steer fascinate ensnare pull mousetrap wile captivate interest enchant direct bribe trap pitch bewitch engage govern enrapture beckon sweep off one's feet appeal pull in make of a mind to catch the eye of whet adapt exploit jockey play harangue persuade to buy arouse someone's interest in snare dragoon intimidate trick work upon lean on distract ensorcell tout shill pull strings with browbeat get somebody on your side gain somebody's support win around train rope drag suborn prepare lead up garden path egg one on make yourself felt with carry weight with bring pressure to bear upon cut any ice with prime tend hit on poison prepossess call cultivate teach twist verge favour look favor make biased distort skew make partial make partisan make expectant sucker show a preference for be willing gravitate toward be partial lean to be predisposed not mind be disposed make you of a mind to grip win hold indicate bid sign summon demand ask command string along hypnotize rivet absorb occupy mesmerize catch engross spellbind come on to entrance magnetize enthral take enthrall hypnotise mesmerise magnetise petition catch hold of bring forth call forth campaign advance bill high pressure sell on sway opinion press your case make a pitch for solicit votes seek to influence modify splash exert influence spot put pressure on apply pressure pull strings plug bring pressure to bear try to persuade lobby hard sell boost call on soft-sell hype thump try to influence drum campaign for billboard request politick further