verb (used with object), in·cen·ti·vized, in·cen·ti·viz·ing.
Origin of incentivize
Examples from the Web for incentivize
Their quarrel is with more recently formed verbs like incentivize.Go Ahead, End With a Preposition: Grammar Rules We All Can Live With|Nick Romeo|November 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
We need to incentivize local school districts to offer more advanced placement courses and more vocational and career training.Full Text and Video of Marco Rubio's State of the Union Response|Justin Green|February 13, 2013|DAILY BEAST
You cannot engineer risk out of the system, or incentivize it away; it's baked into the cake.
Can we use student loan forgiveness as a way to incentivize bright young people to enter particular fields?
But we can extrapolate from previous experience that decapitation does incentivize Hamas to ease up on its attacks.
British Dictionary definitions for incentivize
- to provide (someone) with a good reason for wanting to do somethingwhy not incentivize companies to relocate?
- to promote (something) with a particular incentivean incentivized share option scheme