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Turkish translation of “discourage”

discourage

verb   /dɪˈskʌrɪdʒ/
discourage sb from doing sth B2 to try to persuade someone not to do something: a campaign to discourage people from smokingPreventing and impedingLimiting and restrictingDiscouraging and putting off
PREVENT [T] to try to prevent something from happening
önlemeye çalışmak, önüne geçmek
a campaign to discourage smokingPreventing and impedingLimiting and restricting
LESS CONFIDENT [T] B2 to make someone less confident or enthusiastic about something
cesaretini kırmak, moralini bozmak, ümidini kırmak
I didn't mean to discourage her.Making people sad, shocked and upsetDiscouraging and putting off
discouragement noun [U]
cesaretin yitirilmesi
→ Opposite encourage
(Definition of discourage verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)

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