Sentence Examples

  • She said nothing to dissuade him.
  • I don't think removing my GPS tracking will dissuade him for long.
  • But, I thought, if you would come out and talk to him, see if you can dissuade him, it might help.
  • Very striking, in view of future events, are the words 3 in which he gives him counsel as to his dealing with judges: " By no means be you persuaded to interpose yourself by word or letter in any cause depending, or like to be depending, in any court of justice, nor suffer any man to do it where you can hinder it; and by all means dissuade the king himself from it, upon the importunity of any, either for their friends or themselves.
  • Philip Francis, to whom he had shown the proof-sheets, had tried to dissuade Burke from publishing his performance.