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inhibitionnoun

uk   /ˌɪn.hɪˈbɪʃ.ən/ /ˌɪn.ɪˈbɪʃ.ən/  us   /ˌɪn.hɪˈbɪʃ.ən/  /ˌɪn.ɪˈbɪʃ.ən/
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inhibitionnoun [C/U]

 us   /ˌɪn·həˈbɪʃ·ən, ˌɪn·ə-/
an ​inability to ​actnaturally, esp. because of a ​lack of ​confidence
(Definition of inhibition from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “inhibition”
in Arabic كَبح, مَنع…
in Korean 거리낌…
in Portuguese inibição, vergonha…
in Catalan inhibició…
in Japanese 内気さ, 抑制…
in Chinese (Simplified) 拘束, 顾忌, 拘谨…
in Turkish çekingenlik, ürkeklik, sıkılganlık…
in Russian застенчивость, скованность…
in Chinese (Traditional) 拘束, 顧忌, 拘謹…
in Italian inibizione…
in Polish zahamowanie…
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