dissuasion

Definitions of dissuasion
  1. noun
    a communication that dissuades you
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    type of:
    discouragement
    the expression of opposition and disapproval
  2. noun
    persuading not to do or believe something; talking someone out of a belief or an intended course of action
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    Antonyms:
    persuasion, suasion
    the act of persuading (or attempting to persuade); communication intended to induce belief or action
    type of:
    communicating, communication
    the activity of communicating; the activity of conveying information
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