Usage examples for Deterred

  1. It may have been his consciousness of a certain change in himself that deterred him from taking Newton into his confidence when he was engaged upon The Task. – Cowper by Goldwin Smith
  2. Again the man, intent upon one great purpose, absolutely not to be deterred from it or to be influenced in any way by what she was saying, repeated his query. – A Butterfly on the Wheel by Cyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull
  3. But Mr. Hazlewood was not to be deterred – Witness For The Defence by A.E.W. Mason