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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)
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