Synonyms for deterred
- act like a wet blanket
- put a damper on
- put off
- rule out
- shut out
- stave off
- talk out of
- throw cold water on
- turn off
Antonyms for deterred
- let go
- put on to
- turn on
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR DETERRED
But Pee-wee was not to be deterred by sentiment and false hope.
It is the sober who are demoralised by it, and not the lawless who are deterred.
In hope that she would be deterred by exaggeration, he dwelt on the subject.
He determined, however, not to be deterred from going to the wedding.
These are the retributions of Heaven, and by such punishments men should be deterred.
The people were not going to be deterred by the Deemster's refusals.
The Parnellites are not to be deterred by mere idle clamour.
But I was not to be deterred, and would sign on again when it had been pumped out of me.
Of course they were not the stuff to be deterred by such warnings, but they became so at last.
Stout hearts in the party were not to be deterred from making the effort to proceed.
RELATED WORDS AND SYNONYMS FOR DETERRED
- held back
- reined in