Discounsel Dis*coun"sel, v. t. [Pref. dis- + counsel: cf. OF. desconseiller.] To dissuade. [Obs.] --Spenser. [1913 Webster]

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  • discounsel — /dis kownˈsəl/ (Spenser, etc) transitive verb To dissuade ORIGIN: OFr desconseillier, from des apart, and conseillier to counsel …   Useful english dictionary

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