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Synonyms for dissuade

to persuade (a person) not to do something

Synonyms for dissuade

turn away from by persuasion

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They also are charged with kidnapping and dissuading a witness in connection with a man whom prosecutors said they forced to drive them around while they looked for people to rob.
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Robert Noe Lopez, 30, was sentenced to jail and three years' probation after pleading no contest to misdemeanor counts of unlawful sex with a minor and dissuading a witness.
Zomalt is also charged with dissuading a witness - his estranged wife - from reporting a crime.
Lopez, who is free after posting $20,000 bail, is charged with four counts of unlawful sex with a minor and one count of dissuading a witness.
He faces a sentence of up to 55 years to life in prison for his conviction on two counts of attempted murder, bribery of a witness and dissuading a witness.
Carter, who has pleaded not guilty and was on parole for two attempted robberies when he was arrested, is charged with attempted murder, bribery of a witness and dissuading a witness by force or threat, records show.
Zomalt is also charged with dissuading a witness from reporting a crime, as well as with assaulting her with a firearm at her home, Foltz said.
David Gray, 53, is scheduled to be arraigned Monday on four counts of sex abuse of a child under 15, one count each of child abuse and physical abuse of a child, and two counts of dissuading a witness, said the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office.
Estrada had been sentenced to four years in prison in 1997, after he was convicted of corporal injury to a spouse and dissuading a witness in an Antelope Valley case.
Herbert Boyd, 18, entered his pleas in November to dissuading a witness and a gang allegation.