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discourage

verb /disˈkaridʒ, (American) -ˈkəː-/
to take away the confidence, hope etc of
desanimar, desalentar
His lack of success discouraged him.
to try to prevent (by showing disapproval etc)
oponerse
She discouraged all his attempts to get to know her.
(with from) to persuade against
disuadir
The rain discouraged him from going camping.
discouragement noun
desaprobación, desánimo, desaliento
(Definition of discourage from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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