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deterrent

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  • nounimpediment, restraint
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Synonyms for deterrent

noun impediment, restraint
  • disincentive
  • hindrance
  • obstacle
  • bridle
  • check
  • curb
  • defense
  • determent
  • discouragement
  • leash
  • preventative
  • preventive
  • rein
  • shackle

Antonyms for deterrent

  • assistance
  • help
  • encouragement
  • catalyst
  • incentive
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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bar

noun. barrier; blockage

brake

noun. stopping device; check
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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