DETER

Definition of DETER in Black's Law Dictionary 4th Edition – Legal dictionary – Glossary of legal terms.

Definition of DETER

To discourage or stop by fear, to stop or prevent from acting or proceeding by danger, difficulty, or other consideration which disheartens or countervails the motive for the act. Haynesworth v. Hall Const. Co., 44 Ga.App. 807, 163 S.E. 273, 277.

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