Spanish translation of “deter”
deter verb /diˈtəː/ (past tense, past participle deterred)
› to make less willing or prevent by frightening
She was not deterred by his threats. deterrent /-ˈte-, (American) -ˈtəː-/ noun › something that deters
The possession of nuclear weapons by nations is thought to be a deterrent against nuclear war itself (also adjective) a deterrent effect.