Definitions for "Deterrent"
That which deters or prevents.
something immaterial that interferes with or delays action or progress
an attempt to prevent or discourage an action before it is initiated generally through fear or doubt
A category of military weapons that includes massive nuclear arsenals, space-based nuclear and laser weapons, and chemical and biological weapons research. Only applies when possessed by the United States See: Weapons of Mass Destruction
Keywords:  inhibits, idea, head, your, you
an idea in your head that inhibits you
Keywords:  tending, effects, high, prices
tending to deter; "the deterrent effects of high prices"
Keywords:  serving
Serving to deter.