GRE Word List


to advise (a person) against something

The meaning of the word dissuade is to advise (a person) against something.

Random words

idlenot occupied or employed: such as
dripto let fall in drops
respitea period of temporary delay
rummageto make a thorough search or investigation
accostto approach and speak to (someone) in an often challenging or aggressive way
stumbleto fall into sin or waywardness
licentiouslacking legal or moral restraints
parchmentthe skin of a sheep or goat prepared for writing on
protrudeto jut out from the surrounding surface or context
pompositypompous demeanor, speech, or behavior