Another word for dissuade
dissuade deter discourageSearch Thesaurus
These verbs mean to persuade someone not to do something: tried to dissuade her from suing; couldn't be deterred from leaving; discouraged me from accepting the offer.
Another word for dissuadeverb
To persuade (a person) not to do something:deter, discourage, divert. Idiom: talk out of. See persuasion