dis-suasion

dissuasion

[dih-swey-zhuhn]
noun
an act or instance of dissuading.

Origin:
1520–30; < Latin dissuāsiōn- (stem of dissuāsiō) a speaking against, equivalent to dissuās(us) (past participle of dissuādēre; dissuād- (see dissuade) + -tus past participle suffix) + -iōn- -ion

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dissuasion

noun
1. a communication that dissuades you 
2. persuading not to do or believe something; talking someone out of a belief or an intended course of action [ant: persuasion
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