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inhibitedadjective

uk   /ɪnˈhɪb.ɪ.tɪd/  us   /-t̬ɪd/
not confident enough to say or do what you want: The presence of strangers made her feel inhibited.
Translations of “inhibited”
in Korean 억제된…
in Arabic كابِح, مانِع…
in Portuguese inibido…
in Catalan inhibit…
in Japanese 内気な, 抑制された…
in Italian inibito…
in Chinese (Traditional) 拘謹的, 受約束的…
in Russian скованный…
in Turkish çekingen, ürkek, sıkılgan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 拘谨的, 受约束的…
in Polish skrępowany…
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