Deter in a Sentence  πŸ”Š

Definition of Deter

to prevent something from happening

Examples of Deter in a sentence

When they heard about all the recent break-ins around the neighborhood, they bought a huge dog that would be sure to deter any uninvited visitors.  πŸ”Š

Her father taught her that she should never let anything deter her in her goal to get at least a bachelor’s degree.  πŸ”Š

Opponents of the death sentence insist that its existence does nothing to deter crime.  πŸ”Š

Once he decided to compete in the Iron Man, nothing could deter his resolve to reach his best fitness level ever.  πŸ”Š

They tried every avenue they could think of, but Patty’s friends could not deter her from participating in the marathon only months after her surgery.  πŸ”Š

I need to find a humane way to deter all the wildlife from ravaging my vegetable garden.  πŸ”Š

If you stop and count to ten when you’re angry, it will deter you from doing something you could later regret.  πŸ”Š

She is always careful to live within her means, and she pays off her credit cards every month to deter any accumulation of debt.  πŸ”Š

The stories about the flesh-eating mosquitoes were never true; the town was just attempting to deter an influx of tourists.  πŸ”Š

Worried about the possibility of an epidemic, health officials are strongly encouraging everyone to get the flu vaccine this year.  πŸ”Š

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