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dehort

[dih-hawrt] /dɪˈhɔrt/
verb (used with object), Archaic.
1.
to try to dissuade.
Origin of dehort
1525-1535
1525-35; < Latin dēhortārī to dissuade, equivalent to dē- de- + hortārī to urge (hor(īrī) to urge + -t- frequentative suffix + -ārī infinitive suffix)
Related forms
dehortation
[dee-hawr-tey-shuh n] /ˌdi hɔrˈteɪ ʃən/ (Show IPA),
noun
dehortative, dehortatory
[dih-hawr-tuh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee] /dɪˈhɔr təˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i/ (Show IPA),
adjective, noun
dehorter, noun
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