Click any word in a definition or example to find the entry for that word
They want to stimulate growth in the region by offering incentives to foreign investors.
Many farmers have little incentive to invest in costly conservation measures.
The promise of a job will give Mary an incentive to pass the exam.
Employers are being offered financial incentives to hire young people.
The seaside venue of the conference is an added incentive.
This is the British English definition of incentive. View American English definition of incentive.