Definition of Deterring:
- of Deter
Common misspellings for Deterring:
- detering (85%)
- dettering (4%)
- detterring (3%)
Examples of usage for Deterring:
" 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).