Usage examples for inhibiting

  1. And on the moment of their pausing I felt a surge of strength, a snapping of the spell that had bound us, an instantaneous withdrawal of the inhibiting force. – The Metal Monster by A. Merritt
  2. For most people are unwilling to confess that their minds exercise as much influence as now proves to be the case, and that over- solicitude means so much in inhibiting the curative powers of nature, and that it is this which is favorably affected by psychotherapy. – Psychotherapy by James J. Walsh
  3. Is the clause to be considered as inhibiting the State from impairing the obligation of contracts between two individuals, but as excluding from that inhibition contracts made with itself? – Select Speeches of Daniel Webster by Daniel Webster
  4. We have on the one hand the motor or driving impulses, and on the other hand the restraining and inhibiting influences. – Nature Cure by Henry Lindlahr
  5. It appears to do so by inhibiting the activity of the testes or ovaries. – The Glands Regulating Personality by Louis Berman, M.D.