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dissuade
used in Lonesome Dove

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persuade someone not to do something
  • Neither was work fit for a cowhand, and he was on the verge of demanding his wages and standing up for his rights as a free man—but the Captain's look dissuaded him, and the next morning, when they started the herd east along the Milk, he took the point for the last time.
    Chapters 97-98 (62% in)

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