inhibitory obsession

n.

An obsession involving an impediment to action, usually representing a phobia.

Nearby words

  1. inhibition,
  2. inhibitor,
  3. inhibitory,
  4. inhibitory fiber,
  5. inhibitory nerve,
  6. inhibitory postsynaptic potential,
  7. inholding,
  8. inhomogeneity,
  9. inhomogeneous,
  10. inhospitable


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