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dissuasive Explained

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

[ADJ] (Dissuasion): dissuading, dissuasive, monitory, admonitory, warning.

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

Dissuasive \Dis*sua"sive\, a.
Tending to dissuade or divert from a measure or purpose;
dehortatory; as, dissuasive advice. -- n. A dissuasive
argument or counsel; dissuasion; dehortation. --Prynne. --
{Dis*sua"sive*ly}, adv.

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

adj : deterring from action; "dissuasive advice"; "made a slight
dissuasive gesture with her hand" [ant: {persuasive}]

dissuasive at English (WD) Of Explained:



* Inter: a » UK Inter: IPA » /dɪˈsweɪzɪv/


Inter: en-ad » j
  • Tending to dissuade, or divert form a measure or purpose; dehortatory.

    Derived terms

    * dissuasively Inter: pos_ad » v

    Related terms

    * dissuade
    • dissuasion


      Inter: trans-top » tending to dissuade
    • Catalan: Inter: t- » ca|dissuasiu
    • Italian: Inter: t » it|dissuasivo

    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Spanish: Inter: t- » es|disuasivo, Inter: t- » es|disuasorio

  • Inter: trans-botto » m


    * Inter: R:Webster 1913 » dissuasive



    Inter: fr-adj-for » m {{f}}
  • Inter: form of » feminine|dissuasif|lang=fr

  • Italian


    dissuasive {{f}}
  • Feminine plural form of dissuasivo

  • Category: Category:Italian adjective forms -
    Translation: et » dissuasive
    Translation: el » dissuasive
    Translation: fr » dissuasive
    Translation: io » dissuasive
    Translation: pl » dissuasive
    Translation: ru » dissuasive
    Translation: ta » dissuasive
    Translation: te » dissuasive
    Translation: vi » dissuasive
    Translation: zh » dissuasive