Definitions For Deter


  • Turn away from by persuasion
  • Try to prevent; show opposition to
  • To cause (someone) to decide not to do something
  • To prevent (something) from happening

Is Deter a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Deter is worth 6 points in Scrabble and 6 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Deter in a Sentence

  • Some potential buyers will be deterred by the price.
  • Painting the metal will deter rust.

Synonyms for Deter

Antonyms for Deter

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