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suasion


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Suasion  \Sua"sion\,  n.  [L.  suasio,  fr  suadere  suasum  to 
  advise,  persuade,  fr  suadus  persuading,  persuasive;  akin  to 
  suavis  sweet:  cf  OF  suasion.  See  {Suave},  and  cf 
  {Dissuade},  {Persuade}.] 
  The  act  of  persuading;  persuasion;  as  moral  suasion. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  suasion 
  n  :  the  act  of  persuading  (or  attempting  to  persuade)  [syn:  {persuasion}] 




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