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dissuade Explained

dissuade at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:


dissuade at English => English (English Etymology) Of Explained:

1513, from L. dissuadere "to advise against," from dis- "off, against" + suadere "to urge." ///

dissuade at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

v [T] [Date: 1500-1600; Language: Latin; Origin: dissuadere, from suadere 'to persuade']// to persuade someone not to do something// → persuade// dissuade sb from (doing) sth// --a campaign to dissuade young people from smoking// -- dissuasion/d[hA366]swe[hA366][hA360][hA368]n/ n [U] //

dissuade at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

22 Moby Thesaurus words for "dissuade":
admonish, advise, caution, counsel, cry out against, daunt, derail,
deter, discourage, divert, exhort, expostulate, frighten off,
intimidate, kid out of, prick, remonstrate, talk out of, throw off,
unpersuade, urge, warn

dissuade at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[V] (Dissuasion): dissuade, cry out against, remonstrate, warn, contraindicate, disincline, indispose, discourage, dishearten, deter, repress, hold back, keep back, restrain, check, hinder, blunt, calm.

dissuade at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

[VN] ~ sb (from sth / from doing sth) to persuade sb not to do sth:
I tried to dissuade him from giving up his job. * They were going to set off in the fog, but were dissuaded.

dissuade at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

[VN] ~ sb (from sth / from doing sth) to persuade sb not to do sth:
I tried to dissuade him from giving up his job. * They were going to set off in the fog, but were dissuaded.

Dissuade at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Dissuade \Dis*suade"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Dissuaded}; p. pr. &
vb. n. {Dissuading}.] [L. dissuadere, dissuasum; dis- +
suadere to advise, persuade: cf. F. dissuader. See
1. To advise or exhort against; to try to persuade (one from
a course). [Obsolescent]

Mr. Burchell, on the contrary, dissuaded her with
great ardor: and I stood neuter. --Goldsmith.

War, therefore, open or concealed, alike My voice
dissuades. --Milton.

2. To divert by persuasion; to turn from a purpose by reasons
or motives; -- with from; as, I could not dissuade him
from his purpose.

I have tried what is possible to dissuade him.
--Mad. D'

dissuade at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

v : turn away from by persuasion; "Negative campaigning will
only dissuade people" [syn: {deter}] [ant: {persuade}]

dissuade at English (WD) Of Explained:

Inter: also » dissuadé



From Inter: etyl » la|en Inter: term » dissuadeo|dissuādeō|I urge differently”, “I advise against”, “I dissuade|lang=la, from Inter: term » dis-||away from”, “asunder|lang=la + Inter: term » suadeo|suādeō|I recommend”, “I advise”, “I urge|lang=la.


* Inter: a » UK|US Inter: IPA » /dɪˈsweɪd/
  • Inter: rhymes » eɪd


    Inter: en-verb » dissuad|ing

  • Inter: transitiv » e To convince not to try or do.


    * persuade

    Derived terms

    * dissuasion


    Inter: trans-top » convince not to try or do
    • Bulgarian: Inter: t+ » bg|разубеждавам
    • Chinese:
    • : Mandarin: Inter: t » cmn|勸阻|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|劝阻|tr=quànzǔ|sc=Hani
    • Czech: Inter: t- » cs|rozmluvit
    • Dutch: Inter: t- » nl|uit het hoofd praten, Inter: t- » nl|afbrengen van, Inter: t+ » nl|afraden
    • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|saada luopumaan, Inter: t- » fi|kääntää jonkun pää Inter: qualifier » figuratively, Inter: t- » fi|saada toisiin ajatuksiin
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|dissuader
    • German: Inter: t+ » de|abbringen, Inter: t- » de|abraten

    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|αποτρέπω|tr=apotrépo
  • Italian: Inter: t- » it|dissuadere
  • Japanese: Inter: t- » ja|思いとどまる|tr=おもいとどまらせる, omoitodomaraseru|alt=思いとどまらせる|sc=Jpan
  • Latin: Inter: t- » la|dissuadere|alt=dissuādēre
  • Old English: Inter: t- » ang|belean|alt=belēan
  • Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|dissuadir
  • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|разубеждать|tr=razubeždátʹ Inter: imp » f, Inter: t+ » ru|разубедить|tr=razubedítʹ Inter: pf » .
  • Spanish: Inter: t- » es|disuadir
  • Swedish: Inter: t- » sv|avskräcka, Inter: t+ » sv|avråda

  • Inter: trans-botto » m



    Inter: fr-verb-for » m
  • Inter: conjugation of » dissuader||1|s|pres|ind|lang=fr
    1. Inter: conjugation of » dissuader||3|s|pres|ind|lang=fr
    2. Inter: conjugation of » dissuader||1|s|pres|sub|lang=fr
    3. Inter: conjugation of » dissuader||3|s|pres|sub|lang=fr
    4. Inter: conjugation of » dissuader||2|s|imp|lang=fr



  • Inter: conjugation of » dissuadere||3|s|pres|ind|lang=it

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    Inter: la-verb-form » dissuādē
  • Inter: conjugation of » dissuadeo|dissuādeō|2|s|pres|act|imp|lang=la

  • Translation: de » dissuade
    Translation: et » dissuade
    Translation: el » dissuade
    Translation: es » dissuade
    Translation: fa » dissuade
    Translation: fr » dissuade
    Translation: ko » dissuade
    Translation: io » dissuade
    Translation: it » dissuade
    Translation: kn » dissuade
    Translation: hu » dissuade
    Translation: mg » dissuade
    Translation: ml » dissuade
    Translation: mr » dissuade
    Translation: my » dissuade
    Translation: nl » dissuade
    Translation: pl » dissuade
    Translation: fi » dissuade
    Translation: sv » dissuade
    Translation: ta » dissuade
    Translation: te » dissuade
    Translation: vi » dissuade
    Translation: zh » dissuade

    dissuadé at English (WD) Of Explained:

    Inter: also » dissuade



    Inter: fr-past participle » sort=dissuade
  • Inter: past participle of » dissuader|lang=fr|sort=dissuade

  • Translation: fr » dissuadé