inhibit translate English to Spanish: Cambridge Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Translation of "inhibit" - English-Spanish dictionary

inhibit

verb   /ɪnˈhɪb·ɪt/
to make the progress or growth of something slower inhibir This product inhibits the growth of harmful bacteria.
to make it more difficult for someone to do something impedir, cohibir Their threats inhibited witnesses from giving evidence.
(Definition of inhibit from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

inhibit

verb /inˈhibit/
to stop or hinder (eg someone from doing something) impedir Several factors may inhibit a child’s educational development.
inhibited adjective
unable to relax and express one’s feelings in an open and natural way inhibido He felt inhibited by the presence of his parents.
inhibition /iniˈbiʃən/ noun
inhibición The party is a chance to lose your inhibitions and enjoy yourself.
(Definition of inhibit from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
That’s fantastic! (Words meaning ‘very good’)
That’s fantastic! (Words meaning ‘very good’)
by ,
May 18, 2016
by Kate Woodford We all need words and phrases for saying that things are good or great – that we find them nice or very nice. This post aims to give you more ways to say that you like, or really like, something. Starting with a very frequent adjective; lovely is used a lot in UK English

Read More 

Word of the Day

parasol

a type of sunshade (= round frame covered in cloth on a stick) carried especially by women in the past, to give protection from the sun

Word of the Day

convo noun
convo noun
May 23, 2016
informal a conversation The convo around concussions mostly focuses on guys who play football, but Chastain thinks that this whole thing could be a headache for women too.

Read More