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[ dɪtˈɜːɹɪŋ], [ dɪtˈɜːɹɪŋ], [ d_ɪ_t_ˈɜː_ɹ_ɪ_ŋ]

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How to use "Deterring" in context?

No one knows what the future may bring, but one thing is for sure: it will be different than the present. In order to make the most of the present and prepare for what may come, it is important to deter. Deterrence is the act of discouraging someone from doing something. It is a powerful tool, and it can be used to protect ourselves, our loved ones, and our communities.

There are many ways to deter someone from doing something undesirable. One way is to use force. Police officers use force to stop criminals. Soldiers use force to stop enemies. However, force is often not the best way to go.

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