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INHIBITED

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does inhibited mean? 

INHIBITED (adjective)
  The adjective INHIBITED has 1 sense:

1. held back or restrained or prevented

  Familiarity information: INHIBITED used as an adjective is very rare.


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INHIBITED (adjective)


Sense 1inhibited [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Held back or restrained or prevented

Context example:

in certain conditions previously inhibited conditioned reactions can reappear

Similar:

pent-up; repressed (characterized by or showing the suppression of impulses or emotions)

smothered; stifled; strangled; suppressed (held in check with difficulty)

Also:

reserved (marked by self-restraint and reticence)

restrained (under restraint)

Antonym:

uninhibited (not inhibited or restrained)


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