Synonyms of inhibition in English:



  • 1 they overcame their inhibitions
    shyness, reticence, self-consciousness, reserve, diffidence; wariness, hesitancy, hesitation, insecurity; timidity; repression, reservation; psychological block
    informal hang-up
  • 2 writing without inhibition
    hindrance, hampering, discouragement, obstruction, impediment, suppression, repression, restriction, restraint, constraint, cramping, stifling, prevention; curb, check, bar, barrier
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