de-hort' (apostrepho; the Revised Version (British and American) DISSUADE):

Not found in the English Bible; once only in Apocrypha (1 Macc 9:9). An obsolete English word; the opposite of "exhort." It means "to dissuade," "to forbid," "to restrain from."

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Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'DEHORT'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.