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Word: inhibit

Definition: restrain; prohibit; retard or prevent; N. inhibition


More Vocab Words

::: expedient - suitable (for a particular purpose although not necessarily morally correct); practical; politic(prudent); N: something expedient
::: subjugate - conquer; bring under control
::: retrench - cut down; cut down expenses; economize
::: diversion - act of turning aside; pastime; V. divert: turn aside from a course; distract; amuse
::: stately - formal; ceremonious; grand in style or size; majestic
::: simper - smirk; smile in a silly way; smile affectedly
::: expostulation - protest; remonstrance; reasoning with someone to correct or dissuade; V. expostulate
::: practical - based on experience; of or acquired through practice (rather than theory); useful; Ex. practical man
::: crone - hag; ugly old woman
::: diabolical - diabolic; devilish; fiendish