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Meaning of "dissuasion" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF DISSUASION

dissuasion  [dɪˈsweɪʒən] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF DISSUASION

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Dissuasion is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES DISSUASION MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of dissuasion in the English dictionary

The definition of dissuasion in the dictionary is the act of deterring someone by persuasion from a course of action, policy, etc. Other definition of dissuasion is the act of advising against an action, etc.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH DISSUASION


abrasion
əˈbreɪʒən
Anglo-Asian
ˌæŋɡləʊˈeɪʒən
corrasion
kəˈreɪʒən
decision
dɪˈsɪʒən
dermabrasion
ˌdɜːməˈbreɪʒən
division
dɪˈvɪʒən
equation
ɪˈkweɪʒən
erasion
ɪˈreɪʒən
evasion
ɪˈveɪʒən
inequation
ˌɪnɪˈkweɪʒən
invasion
ɪnˈveɪʒən
microdermabrasion
ˌmaɪkrəuˌdɜːməˈbreɪʒən
mispersuasion
ˌmɪspəˈsweɪʒən
occasion
əˈkeɪʒən
overpersuasion
ˌəʊvəpəˈsweɪʒən
persuasion
pəˈsweɪʒən
pervasion
pɜːˈveɪʒən
preinvasion
ˌpriːɪnˈveɪʒən
reinvasion
ˌriːɪnˈveɪʒən
suasion
ˈsweɪʒən

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE DISSUASION

dissolvent
dissolver
dissolvings
dissonance
dissonancy
dissonant
dissonantly
dissuadable
dissuade
dissuader
dissuasive
dissuasively
dissuasory
dissunder
dissyllabic
dissyllable
dissymmetric
dissymmetrical
dissymmetries
dissymmetry

WORDS THAT END LIKE DISSUASION

basion
commission
conversion
discussion
exclusion
expression
extension
fusion
gala occasion
home invasion
mission
nasion
on occasion
passion
permission
pitch invasion
rise to the occasion
sense of occasion
take occasion
tax evasion

Synonyms and antonyms of dissuasion in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «DISSUASION»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «dissuasion» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of dissuasion

Translation of «dissuasion» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF DISSUASION

Find out the translation of dissuasion to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of dissuasion from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «dissuasion» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

劝阻
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

disuasión
570 millions of speakers

English

dissuasion
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

निषेध
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الردع
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

отговоры
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

dissuasão
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

dissuasion
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

dissuasion
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Penceraian
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Abraten
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

諫止
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

그만두
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Dissuasion
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

sự khuyên can
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

dissuasion
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

विरंबना
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

vazgeçirme
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

dissuasione
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

zniechęcanie
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

відмовляння
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

disuasiunea
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

αποτροπή
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

afschrikking
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

avskräckande
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

fraråding
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of dissuasion

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «DISSUASION»

The term «dissuasion» is normally little used and occupies the 113.182 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «DISSUASION» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about dissuasion

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «DISSUASION»

Discover the use of dissuasion in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to dissuasion and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Persuasion and Dissuasion in Early Christianity, Ancient ...
The ten conference papers have been brought together in this volume.
Pieter Willem van der Horst, 2003
2
A dissuasion to Great Britain and the Colonies, from the ...
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James SWAN (Colonel.), 1773
3
Strategy: The Logic of War and Peace
gerous. Crises are unusual, and those with any large element of emotional intensity have been few indeed,* but again it is not for normal times that dissuasion is needed, but precisely for abnormal times when even reasonable leaders may act ...
Edward Luttwak, 2001
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Controversy and Confrontation: Relating Controversy Analysis ...
Introduction* In this paper we shall discuss the notions of refutation and dissuasion, considering their significance in the context of conflict management. We begin by outlining the common usage of the two notions by a number of definitions ...
Frans H. van Eemeren, Frans Hendrik Eemeren, Bart Garssen, 2008
5
Virilio Now: Current Perspectives in Virilio Studies
Thus the question that arises, and which is absolutely monstrous, is the question of the passage from military dissuasion to civil dissuasion. For, in our day, war no longer concerns military dissuasion but, rather, the dissuasion of civilians.
John Armitage, 2011
6
Irrational Security: The Politics of Defense from Reagan to ...
Dissuasion The QDR added another concept that, when paired with capabilities- based planning, synergistically justified vastly increased military spending without having to demonstrate an increased threat to U.S. national security. While three ...
Daniel Wirls, 2010
7
The American Way of Strategy : U.S. Foreign Policy and the ...
Dissuasion,. Reassurance,. and. Nonproliferation. "Benevolent global hegemony " is how two neoconservative writers, William Kristol and Robert Kagan, described "America's international role" in 1996.12 The grand strategy of U.S. global ...
Michael Lind Whitehead Senior Fellow New American Foundation, 2006
8
German Yearbook of International Law / Jahrbuch FüR ...
Du premier relèvent le désarmement et Varms control ainsi que la dissuasion.2 Au second appartient la réglementation relative à l'utilisation effective des armes nucléaires. Réglementation importante et rigoureuse, malgré les zones grises ...
Jost Delbrück, 1984
9
Combating Weapons of Mass Destruction: The Future of ...
With regard to preventing WMD acquisition and use, dissuasion and deterrence are separate concepts, both of which can include the threat of the use of force. Both deterrence and dissuasion seek to influence the decisions of an adversary or ...
Nathan E. Busch, Daniel Joyner, 2009
10
Dissuasion Crowds the Slow Worker
Poetry. An extended poem in fragments that are as if discrete collages of a moment or a movement in interior, sensual memory: "movement which resembles still the sound of colored broth.
Lori Lubeski, 1988

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «DISSUASION»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term dissuasion is used in the context of the following news items.
1
New report provides more evidence of how drug decriminalisation …
... in Portugal cannot be attributed to decriminalisation and dissuasion panels alone. While drug use went down and health outcomes went up, ... «Politics.co.uk, Jul 15»
2
Eurotrip to expansion
... response to the China-proposed Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) despite of U.S. dissuasion, the present relationship between the ... «ecns, Jul 15»
3
La fermeture des banques grecques prolongée
Il s'agit d'une arme de dissuasion, voire de destruction massive dont disposent les créanciers de la Grèce. Sans ces LEA, l'Etat Grec n'aura ... «www.econostrum.info, Jul 15»
4
RENCONTRE DES CHEFS D'ETAT EST-AFRICAINS SUR LE …
... principalement à l'intérieur du pays et au sein des forces de sécurité, qui lui servent de bouclier et de « dissuasion nucléaire » pour réduire ... «Editions Le Pays, Jul 15»
5
Public to have say on legality of drugs
Anyone found in possession can be referred by police to a Commission for Addiction Dissuasion, which comprises a social worker, ... «Irish Examiner, Jul 15»
6
With the AIIB the world gets a new banker, and a chance to shape …
The fact that a host of its allies have flocked to join China's AIIB despite a campaign of dissuasion from Washington has sparked some serious ... «The Conversation AU, Jun 15»
7
Duanying Chen Sentenced to Felony Probation
... witness dissuasion, and violating a court order. Chen also admitted a special allegation of personally using a deadly weapon, a utility lighter, ... «Santa Barbara Edhat, Jun 15»
8
France Raises Security Level After Terror Attack
"We need action, prevention, dissuasion and the necessity to uphold values, to never give in to fear, and to rise to every circumstance,” he said. «The Jewish Voice, Jun 15»
9
Leader: Perpetrators of Haft-e Tir bombing acting freely in West
... “This huge incident, and the mobility, readiness and enthusiasm and love and idealism resulting from it, was the opposite point of dissuasion, ... «Tehran Times, Jun 15»
10
France beheading: Security services knew of suspect's Islamist links …
“There must also be action, prevention, dissuasion. It is vital to further our values, to never to give in and never, whatever the circumstances ... «The Independent, Jun 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Dissuasion [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/dissuasion>. Jul 2019 ».
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