Inhibitory and Overwhelming


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Inhibitory adjective – Restrictive of action.
Overwhelming and inhibitory are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Overwhelming" instead an adjective "Inhibitory".
Nearby Words: inhibit, inhibited, inhibition, inhibiting, inhibitor
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Overwhelming adjective – Very intense.
Inhibitory and overwhelming are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Inhibitory" instead an adjective "Overwhelming".
Nearby Words: overwhelm, overwhelmed, overwhelmingly
Synonyms for Overwhelming
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Overwhelming or Inhibitory. 2016. Accessed November 27, 2020.

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