The act or an instance of dissuading.
The act of dissuading.
Origin of dissuasion
- Middle English from Old French from Latin dissuāsiō dissuāsiōn- from dissuāsus past participle of dissuādēre to dissuade dissuade
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- Middle English dissuasioun, from Middle French dissuasion.