3 : to try to persuade not to do something <Don't let them discourage
you from trying out.>
The group urged FDA to "assert its role as the 'food safety agency' and provide regulations to encourage rather than discourage
the use of a technology that will enhance the safety of the food supply."
Staff, notes Thayer, had made repeated efforts and tried several techniques to discourage
the resident from self-transfers and to prevent falls.
construction, development and related industries, it reduces funding of essential City services for police, schools, and repairs of the infrastructure.
At a time when Utah and other states are fiercely competing for new jobs and business investments, the legislature has built a wall that actively discourages business relocation.
The law will discourage business investment in Utah.
Finally, excessive legal liability exposure discourages management from reporting new information and auditors from attesting to it.
Worse, they discourage companies from departing from the obsolete industrial era while competitors (principally Japan and Germany) are not being held back.
Heading the list of problems that the panel found threatening the quality of academic research are: obsolete research equipment, aging facilities, a shortage of faculty in many critical fields, burdensome accounting procedures that may today consume a third of a principal researcher's time, research-contract administration that discourages
innovation, and declining university enrollments in science, math and engineering.
The convention actively discourages the courts from looking at the merits of the case
THE 1980 Hague Convention is an international agreement between 71 counties worldwide designed t o discourage parental child abduction.
Interviewing Toronto businesspeople and their lawyers, he was told such things as: "Fee shifting is one of the deterrents to pursuing a losing case." "The cost system discourages
Perhaps job advertisements touting physician opportunities in "all female groups" discourage
Good parents love their children, even when they misbehave, but they hate the misbehaviour and actively discourage