Pronunciation of Deter  

English Meaning

To prevent by fear; hence, to hinder or prevent from action by fear of consequences, or difficulty, risk, etc.

  1. To prevent or discourage from acting, as by means of fear or doubt: "Does negotiated disarmament deter war?” ( Edward Teller). See Synonyms at dissuade.
  2. To prevent or discourage the occurrence of an action, as by means of fear or doubt: "It's this edge that gives nuclear weapons their power to deter” ( Thomas Powers).


The Usage is actually taken from the Verse(s) of English+Malayalam Holy Bible.


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