Definition of Deterrer
1. one that deters [n -S] - See also: deters
Lexicographical Neighbors of Deterrer
Literary usage of Deterrer
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Wharton and Stillé's Medical Jurisprudence by Francis Wharton, Moreton Stillé (1882)
"The thing is patent in the history of society, and is meant to be so, as a mark of the divine purpose—as a deterrer— ..."
2. The Numismatic Chronicle by Royal Numismatic Society (Great Britain) (1872)
"... quo lea voyelles s'y emploient presque sans aucune distinction. Pour is deterrer, ih faut recourir aux ..."