Definitions For Inhibition


  • The action of prohibiting or inhibiting or forbidding (or an instance thereof)
  • (psychology) the conscious exclusion of unacceptable thoughts or desires
  • The quality of being inhibited
  • (physiology) the process whereby nerves can retard or prevent the functioning of an organ or part
  • A nervous feeling that prevents you from expressing your thoughts, emotions, or desires
  • The act of preventing or slowing the activity or occurrence of something

Is Inhibition a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Inhibition is worth 15 points in Scrabble and 17 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Inhibition in a Sentence

  • She laughed loudly and without inhibition.
  • An innate inhibition made it difficult for him to tell his girlfriend what he was really feeling

Synonyms for Inhibition

Antonyms for Inhibition

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