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Spell Check of Deterring

Correct spelling: Deterring

Definition of Deterring:

of Deter

Common misspellings:

  • detering (85%)
  • dettering (4%)
  • detterring (3%)

Examples of usage:

1) He had means a plenty; he was an unusual character, clean- souled, almost elemental in his simple sincerity, but she considered him committed to Mary, and, besides, Mason had become a deterring cause, though she hardly realized that. - "Rose of Dutcher's Coolly", Hamlin Garland.

2) " I beg pardon, my lord," said her ladyship in a most languishing tone; " but Mr. Lorrequer is pre- engaged; he has for the last week been promising and deterring his visit to the new conservatory with me; where he is to find out four or five of the Swiss shrubs that Collins cannot make out- and which I am dying to know all about." - "The Confessions of Harry Lorrequer, Complete", Charles James Lever (1806-1872).

3) All these things might have been prevented by the timely maintenance of a navy of tolerable strength, deterring the warring powers from wanton outrage. - "Lessons of the war with Spain and other articles", Alfred T. Mahan.

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