To keep or discourage (a person, group, or nation) from doing something by instilling fear, anxiety, doubt, etc.
To keep from happening; avert:
To prevent the occurrence, realization, or attainment of:
To prevent the flow or passage of:
To hold back or keep in check; control:
To turn (a person or thing) aside from a course, direction, etc. into another; deflect
To prevent or try to prevent by disapproving or raising objections or obstacles
To warn or admonish:
The definition of incite is to rile people up or to inspire and encourage specific behavior.
To keep back; restrain; get in the way of; prevent; stop
Find another word for dissuades. In this page you can discover 11 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for dissuades, like: deters, prevents, thwarts, stops, restrains, diverts, discourages, cautions, persuades, incites and hinders.