Hindi translation of 'deterrent'
deterrent /dɪˈterənt, Am -ˈtɜːr- डिˈटेरन्ट् Am -ˈटअर्-/
Word forms: deterrents
countable noun, adjective before noun
A deterrent, or something that has a deterrent effect, is something that prevents people from doing something by making them afraid of what will happen to them if they do.
निवारक mn/डराकर रोकने वाला या निवारणकारी
They believe that capital punishment is a deterrent.
a strong/significant/effective deterrent
provide/prove/constitute/act as a deterrent
deterrence uncountable noun
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Example Sentences Including 'deterrent'
There was a moment of anticipation as the crowd waited, but the rain was a significant deterrent.TREASON KEEP (2001)
We French can deal generously in other people's time, and our courts tend to make deterrent gestures where large sums of money are involved.Displaced Person
The statistics alone should have been a sufficient deterrent.MUSIC FOR BOYS (2003)
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Translation of deterrent from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary