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Definition of Deterred

Deterred
Deter De*ter", v. t. [imp. & p. p. Deterred; p. pr. & vb. n. Deterring.] [L. deterrere; de + terrere to frighten, terrify. See Terror.] To prevent by fear; hence, to hinder or prevent from action by fear of consequences, or difficulty, risk, etc. --Addison. Potent enemies tempt and deter us from our duty. --Tillotson. My own face deters me from my glass. --Prior.

Meaning of Deterred from wikipedia

- Auguste Deter (German pronunciation: [aʊ̯ˈɡʊstə ˈdeːtɐ]; 16 May 1850 – 8 April 1906) was a German woman notable for being the first person to be diagnosed...
- Joseph T. Deters (born April 4, 1957) is an American politician of the Republican party who currently serves as Prosecuting Attorney for Hamilton County...
- duties include to: Protect the interests of the United States in space Deter aggression in, from, and to space Conduct space operations The Space Force...
- family name "Deters" is of patronymic origin, meaning it was inspired by the father of the initial bearer. In this instance it means "Son of Deter",[citation...
- propaganda; and, when antifa activists deem it necessary, deploying violence to deter them." According to National Public Radio, antifa's "approach is confrontational...
- the legitimate authority by all means and measures to protect Yemen and deter the Houthi aggression". Yemen's foreign minister, Riad Y****in, requested...
- records of the ancient Gangaridai Kingdom, which (according to legend) deterred the invasion of Alexander the Great, are linked to the fort city in Wari-Bateshwar...
- on strong national defence. The function of the Swedish military was to deter attack. At the same time, the country maintained relatively close informal...
- ISBN 978-0-02-865928-2.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link) Smith, Derek (2006). Deterring America: Rogue States and the Proliferation of Weapons of M**** Destruction...
- that a minimal number of Soviet troops in the East would be sufficient to deter any attack by the ****anese Kwantung Army, allowed the Soviets to begin a...
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