Bedeutung von “inhibit” — Learner’s Dictionary

inhibit

verb [ T ] us uk /ɪnˈhɪbɪt/
SLOW GROWTH

to make the progress or growth of something slower:

This product inhibits the growth of harmful bacteria.
PERSON

to make it more difficult for someone to do something:

Their threats inhibited / witnesses from giving evidence.

(Definition von “inhibit” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)