Dissuasion

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Dissuasion->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ dissuasion
dissuasion
dehortation
expostulation
remonstrance
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ deprecation
deprecation
&c. 766
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ discouragement
discouragement
damper
wet blanket
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ cohibition
cohibition
&c.(restraint) 751
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ curb
curb
&c.(means of restraint) 752
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ check
check
&c.(hindrance) 706
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ reluctance
reluctance
&c.(unwillingness) 603
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ contraindication
contraindication
PARAG:Dissuasion->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ dissuade
dissuade
dehort
cry out against
remonstrate
expostulate
warn
contraindicate
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ disincline
disincline
indispose
shake
stagger
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ dispirit
dispirit
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ discourage
discourage
dishearten
disenchant
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ deter
deter
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ hold back
hold back
keep back
&c.(restrain) 751
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ render averse
render averse
&c. 603
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ repel
repel
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ turn aside
turn aside
&c.(deviation) 279
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ wean from
wean from
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ act as a drag
act as a drag
&c.(hinder) 706
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ throw cold water on
throw cold water on
damp
cool
chill
blunt
calm
quiet
quench
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ deprecate
deprecate
&c. 766
PARAG:Dissuasion->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ dissuading
dissuading
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ dissuasive
dissuasive
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ dehortatory
dehortatory
expostulatory
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ monitive|
monitive|
monitory
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ dissuaded
dissuaded
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ admonitory
admonitory
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ uninduced
uninduced
&c.(induce &c. 615) ???
unpersuadable
&c.(obstinate) 606
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ averse
averse
&c.(unwilling) 603
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ repugnant
repugnant
&c.(dislike) 867

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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  • Dissuasion — Dis*sua sion, n. [L. dissuasio: cf. F. dissuasion. See {Dissuade}.] 1. The act of dissuading; exhortation against a thing; dehortation. [1913 Webster] In spite of all the dissuasions of his friends. Boyle. [1913 Webster] 2. A motive or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • dissuasion — DISSUASION. subst. fémin. Effet des discours, des raisons qui dissuadent. L Orateur, dans le genre délibératif, a deux principaux objets, la persuasion et la dissuasion. Il est de peu d usage …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie Française 1798

  • dissuasion — Dissuasion. s. f. Terme dogmatique. Effet des discours, des raisons qui dissuadent. L orateur dans le genre deliberatif a deux principaux objets, la persuasion & la dissuasion …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • dissuasion — index admonition, deterrence, deterrent, disincentive, persuasion, remonstrance, restraint Burton s Legal Thesaurus. Willia …   Law dictionary

  • Dissuasion —   [von lateinisch »das Abraten«] die, / en, Militärwesen: im weiteren Sinn Bezeichnung für die militärische Verteidigungsstrategie, die einen potenziellen Gegner vom Angriff abschrecken soll. Im engeren Sinn Bezeichnung für die nukleare… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • dissuasion — early 15c., from L. dissuasionem (nom. dissuasio) an advice to the contrary, noun of action from pp. stem of dissuadere (see DISSUADE (Cf. dissuade)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • dissuasion — Dissuasion, Dissuasio …   Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • dissuasion — [di swā′zhən] n. [ME dissuasioun < L dissuasio] the act of dissuading …   English World dictionary

  • Dissuasion — En criminologie la dissuasion est une théorie selon laquelle on peut empêcher quelqu un de commettre un crime par la peur des conséquences potentielles. Sommaire 1 Domaine militaire 2 Stratégie de communication 3 Notes et références …   Wikipédia en Français

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