deterrent

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Latin deterrens, present participle of deterrere.

Adjective[edit]

deterrent (comparative more deterrent, superlative most deterrent)

  1. Serving to deter, preventing something from happening

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Noun[edit]

deterrent (plural deterrents)

  1. Something that deters.

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Verb[edit]

dēterrent

  1. third-person plural present active indicative of dēterreō