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dissuade

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English

Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] dissuadere ‘to advise against, to oppose by argument’, from dis- ‘against’ + suadere ‘to urge’.

Pronunciation

Verb

Infinitive
to dissuade

Third person singular
dissuad

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
ing

to dissuade (third-person singular simple present dissuad, present participle ing, simple past and past participle -)
  1. (transitive) To convince not to try or do.

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French

Verb

dissuade

  1. First-person singular present indicative of dissuader.
  2. Third-person singular present indicative of dissuader.
  3. First-person singular present subjunctive of dissuader.
  4. Third-person singular present subjunctive of dissuader.
  5. Second-person singular imperative of dissuader .

Italian

Verb

dissuade

  1. Third-person singular present tense of dissuadere.

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