deterrere


deterrere
index deter, discourage, dissuade, intimidate

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  • Deter — De*ter , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Deterred}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Deterring}.] [L. deterrere; de + terrere to frighten, terrify. See {Terror}.] To prevent by fear; hence, to hinder or prevent from action by fear of consequences, or difficulty, risk, etc …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Deterred — Deter De*ter , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Deterred}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Deterring}.] [L. deterrere; de + terrere to frighten, terrify. See {Terror}.] To prevent by fear; hence, to hinder or prevent from action by fear of consequences, or difficulty, risk …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Deterrent — De*ter rent, a. [L. deterrens, p. pr. of deterrere. See {Deter}.] Serving to deter. The deterrent principle. E. Davis. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Deterring — Deter De*ter , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Deterred}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Deterring}.] [L. deterrere; de + terrere to frighten, terrify. See {Terror}.] To prevent by fear; hence, to hinder or prevent from action by fear of consequences, or difficulty, risk …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • deter — transitive verb (deterred; deterring) Etymology: Latin deterrēre, from de + terrēre to frighten more at terror Date: circa 1547 1. to turn aside, discourage, or prevent from acting < she would not be deterred by threats > 2. inhi …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • deterrent — adjective Etymology: Latin deterrent , deterrens, present participle of deterrēre to deter Date: 1829 1. serving to deter < a deterrent effect > 2. relating to deterrence < a deterrent view of punishment > • deterrent …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Georg Von Purbach — Georg von Peuerbach: Theoricarum novarum planetarum testus, Paris 1515 Georg von Purbach (alias Georg von Peuerbach, Peurbach, Purbach, Purbachius) est né le 30 mai 1423 à Purbach près de Linz en Autriche. Il est mort à Vienne le 8 avril 1461. Il …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Georg von Peurbach — Georg von Purbach Georg von Peuerbach: Theoricarum novarum planetarum testus, Paris 1515 Georg von Purbach (alias Georg von Peuerbach, Peurbach, Purbach, Purbachius) est né le 30 mai 1423 à Purbach près de Linz en Autriche. Il est mort à Vienne… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Georg von Purbach — Georg von Peuerbach: Theoricarum novarum planetarum testus, Paris 1515 Georg von Purbach (alias Georg von Peuerbach, Peurbach, Purbach, Purbachius) est né le 30 mai 1423 à Purbach près de Linz en Autriche. Il est mort à Vienne le 8 avril 1461. Il …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Georg von purbach — Georg von Peuerbach: Theoricarum novarum planetarum testus, Paris 1515 Georg von Purbach (alias Georg von Peuerbach, Peurbach, Purbach, Purbachius) est né le 30 mai 1423 à Purbach près de Linz en Autriche. Il est mort à Vienne le 8 avril 1461. Il …   Wikipédia en Français


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