Example sentences for: discourage

How can you use “discourage” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The New York Times predicts that the decision will discourage schools from teaching it, encourage creationists to introduce their own textbooks, and leave Kansas kids unprepared for college science courses.

  • Two little afterthoughts: 1) While Prudie receives beaucoup de letters seeking counsel, she would never discourage anyone from writing to ask advice.

  • And the effect of that damage has been to discourage economists from even thinking about the traditional Keynesian issues.

  • They point especially to a series of giant mergers --most notably those reassembling the old Ma Bell telephone monopoly that was broken up--that the new law does nothing to discourage.

  • To discourage employers from simply dropping coverage, the recently uninsured cannot be covered.

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