turn away from by persuasion
To be unwilling.
To try to prevent by expressing disapproval or raising objections:
Divert is defined as to turn aside or distract from one direction to another.
To restrain is defined as to hold back or keep under control.
The definition of persuade is to convince someone to do or think something.
talk out of
To urge to action; stir up; rouse
To persuade (a person) not to do something
To prevent the starting, advent, etc. of; preclude
Find another word for dissuade. In this page you can discover 16 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for dissuade, like: prevent, deter, persuade not to, disincline, discourage, hinder, caution, divert, restrain, talk out of and thwart.