inhibits is Accepted in TWL Scrabble Dictionary

inhibits Scrabble score: 13

Meaning of inhibits

  • Prevent or prohibit (someone) from doing something
  • Voluntarily or involuntarily restrain the direct expression of (an instinctive impulse)
  • (in ecclesiastical law) Forbid (a member of the clergy) to exercise clerical functions
  • Make (someone) self-conscious and unable to act in a relaxed and natural way
  • (chiefly of a drug or other substance) Slow down or prevent (a process, reaction, or function) or reduce the activity of (an enzyme or other agent)
  • INHIBIT, to restrain or hold back [v]
  • Hinder, restrain, or prevent (an action or process)