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deter

US [dɪˈtɜr]
UK [dɪˈtɜː(r)]
  • v.阻止;制止;威慑;使不敢
  • Web吓住;妨碍;防止
Past Tense:deterred  Simple Present:deters  Present Participle:deterring  
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deterrent
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~ (sb) (from sth/from doing sth)
制止;阻止;威慑;使不敢to make sb decide not to do sth or continue doing sth, especially by making them understand the difficulties and unpleasant results of their actions
I told him I wasn't interested, but he wasn't deterred.
我已告诉他我不感兴趣,可他却不罢休。
The high price of the service could deter people from seeking advice.
这么高的服务费可能使咨询者望而却步。

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