- to dissuade somebody (
fromsomething)disuadir a alguien (she wouldn't be dissuaded dealgo)no hubo manera de disuadirlahe's not easily dissuadedno es fácil quitarle una idea de la cabezato dissuade somebody from -ingI managed to dissuade her from leavinglogré convencerla de que no se fuera
logré que desistiera de la idea de irseExample sentences
- I had, of course, tried to dissuade him, if only for his own safety, but he would have none of it.
- The orator persuades or dissuades someone, to argue for or against adopting a proposed opinion or course of action; the auditors play the role of critics.
- When she had made up her mind on something it was quite hard to dissuade her from the course she had chosen.
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