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What is another word for discourages?

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To diminish the confidence or courage of
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“As fewer people rode the Sunset Limited, the train's financial losses began to discourage the executives of the Southern Pacific Railroad.”
To persuade (someone) against an action
“His father tried at first to discourage him from this occupation and to warn him that nothing was to be made of it.”
To (attempt to) prevent something from happening
“Governor Hutchinson, upon information given him, thought it prudent to discourage any further inquiry.”
To prevent, avoid, or keep (something undesirable) at bay
To hold or have a negative opinion of
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