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Princeton's WordNet

  1. inhibited(adj)

    held back or restrained or prevented

    "in certain conditions previously inhibited conditioned reactions can reappear"

    unsuppressed, abandoned, uninhibited, earthy, unrepressed

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  1. List of paraphrases:

    neutralized, suppressed, hampered

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  1. inhibited

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  1. Zhen Gu:

    Basically we developed this kind of so-called smart insulin patch, which can sense the blood sugar level and release insulin at the right time only once the blood sugar goes up. And the insulin can be quickly released from the patch. And meanwhile once the blood sugar level goes to a normal range, less insulin is released or is just inhibited. Basically this kind of smart insulin patch is not only smart, it is also painless.

  2. Yoko Ono:

    I think he had a desire to, but I think he was too inhibited, no, not inhibited. He said, ‘I don’t mind if there’s an incredibly attractive guy.’ It’s very difficult -- they would have to be not just physically attractive, but mentally very advanced too. And you can’t find people like that.

  3. Harold Macmillan, British prime minister (1957-1963):

    I have never found in a long experience of politics that criticism is ever inhibited by ignorance.

  4. Molly Stapelman:

    Obviously, she’s a living, breathing example that just because you have a limb difference doesn’t mean you have to be inhibited or ‘disabled,’ she wasn’t always comfortable with her limb difference, entered a modelling industry where you are assessed based on how you look, and then pushed herself out of her comfort zone, and is now sharing her experiences and inspiring others to get out of their comfort zone as well.

  5. Harold MacMillan:

    I have never found, in a long experience of politics, that criticism is ever inhibited by ignorance.

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