dissuade

[dih-sweyd]
verb (used with object), dissuaded, dissuading.
1.
to deter by advice or persuasion; persuade not to do something (often followed by from ): She dissuaded him from leaving home.
2.
Archaic. to advise or urge against: to dissuade an action.

Origin:
1505–15; < Latin dissuādēre, equivalent to dis- dis-1 + suādēre to recommend, urge, derivative of suād-, base of suāvis tasting agreeable; see suave

dissuadable, adjective
dissuader, noun
predissuade, verb (used with object), predissuaded, predissuading.
undissuadable, adjective
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dissuade (dɪˈsweɪd)
 
vb
1.  (often foll by from) to deter (someone) by persuasion from a course of action, policy, etc
2.  to advise against (an action, etc)
 
[C15: from Latin dissuādēre, from dis-1 + suādēre to persuade]
 
dis'suadable
 
adj
 
dis'suader
 
n
 
dis'suasion
 
n
 
dis'suasive
 
adj
 
dis'suasively
 
adv
 
dis'suasiveness
 
n

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dissuade
1510s, from L. dissuadere "to advise against," from dis- "off, against" + suadere "to urge" (see suasion). Related: Dissuaded.
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Example sentences
The people who want to do it aren't dissuaded by a screw.
Others have been dissuaded from applying by hidebound teachers and careers
  advisers, who deter them from aspiring to such things.
She said she didn't know that, but she didn't seem at all dissuaded.
They climb, and they will not be dissuaded from the treasure on which they've
  set their sights.
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