Example sentences for: deterred

How can you use “deterred” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The disparity between patients' and physicians' health care expectations and wants deterred the delivery of primary prevention.

  • The analysis states that if the 50 percent reduction in underage tobacco use is not reached and only 5 percent of the 1 million adolescents who become new smokers are deterred, the annual benefits would be $2.

  • The article said that Jordan, which borders Iraq, has seen no signs of American military preparations and believes the United States may be deterred from fresh action by Iraq's intensive preparations over the past nine months for a "final showdown."

  • While Johnson's survival deterred members of Congress from considering impeachment in Watergate, Nixon's ouster has had the opposite effect, emboldening Clinton's foes.

  • While students would not be deterred from trying to bring down another unpopular leader even by threats of military force, "there is no longer the strong national consensus that existed in the days immediately prior to Mr Suharto's downfall."

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