Polish English Dictionary

język polski - English

hamować in English:

1. brake

The brake stopped working.
Don't brake suddenly.
Press the brake pedal to turn on your brake lights.
He pressed the brake pedal.
The brake didn't work.
He put his foot on the brake suddenly.
We must put the brake to further trials.
The Representative said he will put a brake on spending.
Have you ever got in your car after a long absence and got the brake mixed up with the accelerator?
The other day I noticed I was driving around with the parking brake on. It's a wonder the car could even move.
The function of the brake is to stop the car.
The balance of payments crisis emerged, forcing the government to put a brake on the economy.

English word "hamować"(brake) occurs in sets:

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2. inhibit

Drinking coffee inhibits the absorption of iron from your diet.
tax rules that inhibit some people from working
My broad interests inhibit my ability to learn one thing at a time.
Some workers were inhibited (from speaking) by the presence of their managers.
The neurological process that inhibits our response to self-touching also computes our discrimination of self and other
When I told you I needed the car last night, I certainly never meant to inhibit you from going out.
inhibit mental activity
to prevent something from growing or developing well: An unhappy family life may inhibit children's learning.
it will inhibit the production of new music
You shouldn't allow fear of failure to inhibit you

English word "hamować"(inhibit) occurs in sets:

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survival in the Andes, etc.

3. restrain

I couldn't restrain a smile.
The prisoner had to be restrained by the police.
He was so funny at the party that I simply couldn't restrain my laughter.
It would seem that the Chinese can't restrain themselves from speaking English with me, even though they know that I speak Chinese and that I'm not English.
It is true that behavior cannot be legislated, and legislation cannot make you love me, but legislation can restrain you from lynching me, and I think that is kind of important.
I told Jim to restrain himself from drinking too much.
Before the horse race begins, the jockeys grip the reins tightly to restrain the impatient horses.
Mrs. Simpson, restrain yourself, or you'll be arrested.
Fractious cats can be difficult to restrain
We have to take advantage of this momentum and restrain the greed of the financial and banking sectors.
It was hard for her to restrain her emotions when she saw her sister for the first time in 20 years
We learn taht it's best to restrain our anger
She was so ​angry that she could ​hardly restrain her​self.
Do not restrain them but use a blanket or clothing to protect their head from injury. Restraining them may cause injury to you or them.
Two police officers tried to restrain him, but he broke away and ran into a nearby house.

English word "hamować"(restrain) occurs in sets:

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4. hit the brakes

English word "hamować"(hit the brakes) occurs in sets:

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5. suppress

It will take a long time to suppress the revolt.
She can't suppress her emotions.
When I saw his new hairstyle I tried hard to suppress my laughter.
It was very hard for her to suppress her emotions.
The government tried to suppress all opposition parties.
The army was called to suppress the revolt.
The seventy disciples received the teaching of Confucius in the oral form, for words that satirize, criticize, praise, conceal, suppress, or ridicule cannot appear in writing.
The movement of South Africa can no longer suppress the movement for equality.
She tried to suppress a laugh.
The rebellion was brutally suppressed.
Both types of dictatorial regime suppressed freedom, human rights and churches.
She was so furious that she couldn't suppress her anger.
the barely suppressed anger in his eyes under the thick blakc hood of his cloak.
Although rasism has been heavily suppressed, discrimination against religion, social status, ethnicity is just as common as ever
The police were accused of suppressing vital evidence.

English word "hamować"(suppress) occurs in sets:

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6. put on the brakes

English word "hamować"(put on the brakes) occurs in sets:

p. verbs PUT + inne

7. hamper

This disease hampers the prospects of many people for a long and full life.
Could you stop hampering me?
Poland has been hampered by poor regulations that would otherwise support a stable development sector.
He put his dirty clothes in the hamper.
The project was hampered by budget restraints
The time required in order to obtain it could hamper innovation.
Similarly, we will make sure that ACTA does not hamper access to generic medicines.
Our research were hampered by bad weather.
Bad weather, including fog and heavy snow, has hampered rescue efforts.
Fierce storms have been hampering rescue efforts and there is now little chance of finding more survivors.
Make sure you do the laundry when the hamper is full.
The weather hampered their progress; they may have moved slowly but eventually they got there.
Bad weather hampered attempts to rescue the fishing boat.
High operating costs hamper the growth of the company.
In case the unfamiliar setting hampered the ability to think

English word "hamować"(hamper) occurs in sets:

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