deterreo

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Etymology[edit]

From (from) + terreō (I frighten).

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present active dēterreō, present infinitive dēterrēre, perfect active dēterruī, supine dēterritum

  1. I frighten off, deter, discourage, prevent, hinder.
  2. I avert, keep off; repress, control.

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References[edit]

  • deterreo in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879