Sunday, September 22, 2013

Dissuade

Dissuade [ di-SWEYD ]
 transitive verb ]
 MEANING :
 1. to persuade not to perform an act
2. to deter
3. to advise against doing something
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 We dissuaded our friend from dropping out of college.
 USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
 They are also intended to dissuade Israel from launching attacks on Iran's nuclear facilities.