Inhibits vs Inhabits - What's the difference?

inhibits | inhabits |


As verbs the difference between inhibits and inhabits

is that inhibits is (inhibit) while inhabits is (inhabit).

inhibits

English

Verb

(head)
  • (inhibit)

  • inhibit

    English

    Verb

    (en verb)
  • to hinder; to restrain
  • Synonyms

    * See also

    Derived terms

    * disinhibit * disinhibition * inhibition

    inhabits

    English

    Verb

    (head)
  • (inhabit)

  • inhabit

    English

    Alternative forms

    * enhabit (obsolete)

    Verb

    (en verb)
  • To live or reside in.
  • The Inuit inhabit the Arctic.
  • * Moore
  • O, who would inhabit this bleak world alone?
  • To be present in; to occupy.
  • Strange thoughts inhabit my mind.

    Synonyms

    * bedwell

    Derived terms

    * inhabitable