What is another word for deter?

251 synonyms found


[ d_ɪ_t_ˈɜː], [ dɪtˈɜː], [ dɪtˈɜː]

Synonyms for Deter:

de-motivate (verb) deject (verb) dissuade (verb) hinder (verb) Other synonyms:

Rhymes for Deter:

  1. prefer, spur, refer, recur, birr, myrrh, infer, demur, burr, fur, fir, transfer, stir, purr, blur, liqueur, err, occur, whirr, cur, bur, slur, inter, sur, incur;
  2. confer, chauffeur, concur, adjure, abjure, defer;
  3. saboteur, connoisseur;
  4. restaurateur, entrepreneur;

Quotes for Deter:

  1. My mom started smoking when she was 11. She went to the hill next door to try her first cigarette. She set the entire hill on fire, but it didn't deter her. Loni Anderson.
  2. No amount of manifest absurdity... could deter those who wanted to believe from believing. Bernard Levin.
  3. Let's stop pretending we can arrest our way to safety and security. Despite all the fine work that policemen and women do, we have got to find other solutions to deter crime. Carrie P. Meek.

Idioms of Deter:

  1. deter sm or sth from sth;