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verb (used with object)
to give incentives to:
The government should incentivize the private sector to create jobs.
Can be confused
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Certainly because some countries will then be
to capitalize on the higher inflation in other countries.
Much of it was tax
so the investment activity was promoted at taxpayer's expense.
This, too, could be
through tax breaks and loans.
They have no desire to work with each other, because there's no downside for not doing it and you're not
to do it.
Not so sure, since this already appears to be by-invitation-only and plans to be
Nowadays there are a lot of wellness programs in which people are
to engage in exercise and other healthy behaviors.
And employers are
to offer the cheapest possible plans.
Providers would be
to provide increased quality of care.
Doctors, nurses and hospitals will be
to improve care and reduce unnecessary errors that harm patients.
Our manufacturers and builders should be
to create better buildings and appliances.
British Dictionary definitions for
to provide (someone) with a good reason for wanting to do something
why not incentivize companies to relocate?
to promote (something) with a particular incentive
an incentivized share option scheme
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