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dissuade
used in The Brothers Karamazov

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Definition
persuade someone not to do something
  • Ivan has dissuaded me.
    Book 4 — Lacerations (24% in)
  • And every one said something kind to me, they began trying to dissuade me, even to pity me: "What are you doing to yourself?"
    Book 6 — The Russian Monk (42% in)

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