Definition Of hearten
make more cheerful or confident.
she was heartened to observe that the effect was faintly comic
Example Of hearten
A factor which heartens them is the sprawling river bed, to a length of nearly seven kilometres and an average breadth of 200 metres.
After this meeting, there were private discussions with some guesthouse owners and, hearteningly , some non-aligned farmers.
And more importantly, there's a lot of reading going on right now: that heartens me.
Bartley viewed himself as an optimist, and was heartened by what he had observed during his career.
But some traditionally weird summer news has hearteningly turned up.