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Engelsk udsagnsord: inhibit

1. inhibit (om ændring) to put down by force or authority


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningSuppress a nascent uprising.
Stamp down on littering.
Conquer one's desires.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)conquer, curb, stamp down, subdue, suppress


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody.
Something ----s something


Mindre specifikke termercheck, contain, control, curb, hold, hold in, moderate


Mere specifikke termerblink, blink away, burke, choke back, choke down, choke off, dampen, hush, hush up, muffle, quell, quench, quieten, repress, shut up, silence, silence, smother, squelch, stifle, stifle, still, strangle, wink

2. inhibit (om ændring) limit the range or extent of


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningContact between the young was inhibited by strict social customs.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something


Mindre specifikke termerbound, confine, limit, restrain, restrict, throttle, trammel

3. inhibit (om adfærd) limit, block, or decrease the action or function of


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningInhibit the action of the enzyme.
Inhibit the rate of a chemical reaction.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s something


Mindre specifikke termerhinder, impede


Overordnet emneområdebiological science, biology, chemical science, chemistry

4. inhibit (om adfærd) control and refrain from showing; of emotions, desires, impulses, or behavior


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)bottle up, suppress


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something


Mindre specifikke termerhold back, keep, keep back, restrain


Mere specifikke termerchoke, hold back, keep, keep back, quench, restrain









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