Synonyms for (adjective) dissuasive

Synonyms: dissuasive

Definition: deterring from action

Usage: dissuasive advice; made a slight dissuasive gesture with her hand

Similar words: warning, exemplary, cautionary, monitory, admonitory

Definition: serving to warn

Usage: shook a monitory finger at him; an exemplary jail sentence


Similar words: discouraging

Definition: expressing disapproval