What is the opposite of dragoon?

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Opposite of to persuade (an unwilling person) to do something by using force or threats
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Opposite of to intimidate, especially by daunting the spirits or courage of
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Opposite of to suffocate a person's space as if to coerce them to do something
“He tried his best to make conversation but would relent when it became obvious she wasn't interested.”
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Opposite of to bully in an intimidating, bossy, or supercilious way
“He used a combination of intimidation and hearsay evidence to browbeat the accused.”
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Opposite of to persuade forcefully
“His fellow partners initially sought to dissuade him from retirement as they believed that such an action might lead to the loss of those audits held in his name.”
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Opposite of to compel someone by force to do something
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Opposite of to coerce into doing something using intimidatory tactics
“The overall goal of disaster response sheltering is to encourage people to evacuate in order to prevent loss of human life.”
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Opposite of to convince or manipulate
“The convenient rationalization that our weapons potpourri will confuse the enemy into fear of misbehaving is absurd and threatening.”
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Opposite of to obligate to do something
“I leaned away from him to deter him from doing anything drastic.”
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Opposite of to compel someone by legal, moral, or physical means to do something
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Opposite of to effectively force (someone) to do something
“After some failed attempts to coax Charlie into testifying, they would leave alone their only witness and lament their losing case.”
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Opposite of intimidating for money
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Opposite of to act in a bossy manner with another person, ordering them to do things, whether or not one is actually their superior
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