GRE Word List

INHIBIT

restrain; prohibit; retard or prevent; N. inhibition

The meaning of the word inhibit is restrain; prohibit; retard or prevent; N. inhibition.

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WordMeaning
marginalof a margin; barely within a limit; Ex. marginal effect/writing ability
nominalin name only; of a name; trifling; (of a sum of money) very small; CF. nominate: propose as a candidate; appoint
transcendentalgoing beyond common thought or ideas; impossible to understand by practical experiences or practices; known only by studying thoughts or intuition; OP. empirical; CF. transcendentalism
scotchstamp out(put an end to); thwart; hinder; Ex. scotch the rumor; CF. cut; CF. Θ°΅Ώΐ» ΑΩΐΜ΄Β ΐΗΉΜ
titlename (of a book, film, etc.); mark of rank; formal appellation as of rank or office (such as Lord or General); right or claim to possession; championship; Ex. title as head of the family; Ex. title to the estate
bristlingrising like bristles; showing irritation
nourishmentsomething that nourishes; food
mandateorder; charge; authoritative command; power to govern another country; power to given to a government; region under administration; V: give a mandate to; place under a mandate; Ex. mandated territory
malingererone who feigns illness to escape duty; V. malinger: feign illness to avoid work
flauntdisplay ostentatiously; Ex. ``Honey, if you've got it, flaunt it !''