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

    Synonyms:
    deterrence, disincentive, intimidation, determent

  2. determent, deterrence, intimidationnoun

    a communication that makes you afraid to try something

    Synonyms:
    deterrence, bullying, disincentive, intimidation, determent

  3. deterrencenoun

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

    Synonyms:
    disincentive, intimidation, determent

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

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



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