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  • n. Plural form of inhibition.

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Examples

  • To what degree people are conscious of such inhibitions is unclear.

    'I Saw a Nightmare …' Doing Violence to Memory: The Soweto Uprising, June 16, 1976

  • Alcohol lowers inhibitions, which is part of the pleasure of responsible drinking.

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  • Sometimes our challenges are physical and sometimes psychological namely our inhibitions and fears.

    The BEING HAD Times

  • Clouding your judgment and losing your inhibitions is a recipe for disaster.

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  • I don't understand this: you said "What I find annoying is that smart, competent, attractive female characters seem to appreciate having their bottoms pinched, lack sexual "inhibitions", and are highly maternal and love getting pregnant."

    The Lensman's Children

  • "What I find annoying is that smart, competent, attractive female characters seem to appreciate having their bottoms pinched, lack sexual "inhibitions", and are highly maternal and love getting pregnant."

    The Lensman's Children

  • What I find annoying is that smart, competent, attractive female characters seem to appreciate having their bottoms pinched, lack sexual "inhibitions", and are highly maternal and love getting pregnant.

    The Lensman's Children

  • Angeline Goreau notes the "inhibitions" placed on women's ways of "speaking, looking, walking, imagining, thinking."

    My Name Was Martha: A Renaissance Woman's Autobiographical Poem

  • a biotype in whom a full complement of what are called inhibitions never develops.

    The War Terror

  • The indeterminate moving line between practical conduct and so -- called aesthetic experience depends upon moral and kindred 'inhibitions'; so that we may almost assert that our esthetic experience is determined and, in a sense, created by our moral discipline.

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