Sentence Examples


  • He might deter the muggers and rapists, but he attracts people like Michael.
  • Dean explained her reaction to the news, but that did nothing to deter Fred from his steadfast opinion.
  • It's my responsibility to monitor and deter them in the mortal world, Rhyn said.
  • A farmer, a hunter, a soldier, a reporter, even a philosopher, may be daunted; but nothing can deter a poet, for he is actuated by pure love.
  • Our ability to combat or deter adversaries using cyberspace tools is predicated on their being as reliant on information technologies as we are.

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