positive reinforcer

Definitions of positive reinforcer
  1. noun
    a reinforcing stimulus that serves to increase the likelihood of the response that produces it
    synonyms: positive reinforcing stimulus
    see moresee less
    type of:
    reinforcement, reinforcer, reinforcing stimulus
    (psychology) a stimulus that strengthens or weakens the behavior that produced it
DISCLAIMER: These example sentences appear in various news sources and books to reflect the usage of the word ‘positive reinforcer'. Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of or its editors. Send us feedback
Word Family

Look up positive reinforcer for the last time

Close your vocabulary gaps with personalized learning that focuses on teaching the words you need to know.

VocabTrainer -'s Vocabulary Trainer