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English adjective: dissuasive

1. dissuasive deterring from action


SamplesDissuasive advice.
Made a slight dissuasive gesture with her hand.


Similaradmonitory, cautionary, discouraging, exemplary, monitory, warning


See alsodiscouraging


Antonymspersuasive









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