deterrence synonyms

Here's a list of possible synonyms and antonyms for the term deterrence:

Princeton's WordNet

  1. disincentive, deterrencenoun

    a negative motivational influence

    deterrence, disincentive, intimidation, determent

  2. determent, deterrence, intimidationnoun

    a communication that makes you afraid to try something

    deterrence, bullying, disincentive, intimidation, determent

  3. deterrencenoun

    the act or process of discouraging actions or preventing occurrences by instilling fear or doubt or anxiety

    disincentive, intimidation, determent

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

deterrent, dissuasion, crackdown, deterring, dissuasive, disincentive, discouragement, deter