Definition of Dehort

1. v. t. To urge to abstain or refrain; to dissuade.



Definition of Dehort

1. Verb. To dissuade ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Dehort

1. to try to dissuade [v -ED, -ING, -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Dehort

dehistoricize
dehistoricized
dehistoricizes
dehistoricizing
dehonestation
dehook
dehooked
dehooking
dehorn
dehorned
dehorner
dehorners
dehorning
dehorns
dehors
dehort (current term)
dehortatio
dehortation
dehortative
dehortatory
dehorted
dehorter
dehorters
dehorting
dehorts
dehubbing
dehull
dehulled
dehuller
dehullers

Literary usage of Dehort

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1. A Dictionary of the Bible: Dealing with Its Language, Literature, and by Andrew Bruce Davidson, James Hastings, Samuel Rolles Driver, John Alexander Selbie, Henry Barclay Swete (1908)
"Exhort " continuée, but " dehort," a word whose place " dissuade " does not exactly supply, has escaped us ' *— Trench, Eng. Past and Près.1179. ..."

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