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noun. ['dɪˈtɝːəns'] the act or process of discouraging actions or preventing occurrences by instilling fear or doubt or anxiety.
- nuclear deterrence
Rhymes with Deterrence
How do you pronounce deterrence?
Pronounce deterrence as dɪˈtərəns.
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Sentences with deterrence
1. Noun, singular or mass
A car with no alarm will have still higher insurance premiums because it has no theft deterrence to it.
noun. ['dɪˈtɝːəns'] a communication that makes you afraid to try something.
noun. ['dɪˈtɝːəns'] a negative motivational influence.
- rational motive