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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Turn away from by persuasion.

Usage examples (36)
  • They picketed to dissuade people from using harmful chemicals.
  • Negative campaigning will only dissuade people
  • Albeit a funny name; don't let the name dissuade you.
  • Looking through the options one can find out that word dissuade seems to be a good match for second blank. for more
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