One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘the high cost has deterred many from attending’
put off, discourage, dissuade, scare off
dishearten, demoralize, daunt, make anxious, make nervous, make worried, frighten, unnerve, intimidate
2‘the presence of a caretaker deters crime’
prevent, stop, put a stop to, avert, nip in the bud, fend off, turn aside, stave off, ward off, head off, shut out, block, intercept, halt, arrest, check, stay, keep, hinder, impede, hamper, obstruct, baulk, foil, thwart, obviate, frustrate, forestall, counteract, inhibit, hold back, curb, restrain, preclude, pre-empt, save, help
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