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  Words related to deter

Related / Similar Words: dissuade, discourage

 

Definition:
  • turn away from by persuasion; "Negative campaigning will only dissuade people";
  • try to prevent; show opposition to; "We should discourage this practice among our youth";

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    Hyponyms: talk out of

     

    Derivational Morphology: determent, deterrence, intimidation, dissuasion, discouragement, hindrance, deterrent, impediment, balk, baulk, check, handicap

     

    Anagrams: treed

     

     
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