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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To hold back or in.

Usage examples (36)
  • Government has an obligation not to inhibit the collection and dissemination of news.
  • It added that the tie-up would have the potential to 'inhibit' the editorial and scheduling flexibility of both the BBC and ITV network.
  • XL184 is a compound that may inhibit tumor growth.
  • The effect was to inhibit research and frustrate poor farmers. for more
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