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From Middle French dissuader, from Latin dissuādeō (I urge differently”, “I advise against”, “I dissuade), from dis- (away from”, “asunder) + suādeō (I recommend”, “I advise”, “I urge).

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dissuade (third-person singular simple present dissuades, present participle dissuading, simple past and past participle dissuaded)

  1. (transitive) To convince not to try or do.
    Jane dissuaded Martha from committing suicide.

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dissuade

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of dissuadir
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of dissuadir