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inward definition

inward


 
  Grep  of  noun  inward 
  inwardness 
 
  Overview  of  adj  inward 
 
  The  adj  inward  has  2  senses  (first  1  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (5)  inward  --  (relating  to  or  existing  in  the  mind  or  thoughts;  "a  concern  with  inward  reflections") 
  2.  arriving,  inbound,  inward  --  (directed  or  moving  inward  or  toward  a  center;  "the  inbound  train";  "inward  flood  of  capital") 
 
  Overview  of  adv  inward 
 
  The  adv  inward  has  2  senses  (first  1  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (1)  inward,  inwards  --  (toward  the  center  or  interior;  "move  the  needle  further  inwards!") 
  2.  in  inwards,  inward  --  (to  or  toward  the  inside  of  "come  in";  "smash  in  the  door") 
 
  Antonyms  of  adj  inward 
 
  2  senses  of  inward 
 
  Sense  1 
  inward  (vs.  outward) 
 
  outward  (vs.  inward) 
  =>  external 
  =>  outer 
 
  Sense  2 
  arriving(postnominal),  inbound,  inward 
 
  INDIRECT  (VIA  incoming)  ->  outgoing 
 
  Similarity  of  adj  inward 
 
  2  senses  of  inward 
 
  Sense  1 
  inward  (vs.  outward) 
  =>  indwelling 
  =>  inmost,  innermost 
  =>  inner,  interior,  internal 
  =>  secret,  private 
  =>  self-whispered 
 
  Sense  2 
  arriving(postnominal),  inbound,  inward 
  =>  incoming  (vs.  outgoing) 
 
  Attributes  of  adj  inward 
 
  1  of  2  senses  of  inward 
 
  Sense  1 
  inward  (vs.  outward) 
  =>  inwardness 
 
  Familiarity  of  adj  inward 
 
  inward  used  as  an  adjective  is  rare  (polysemy  count  =  2) 
 
  Grep  of  adj  inward 
  inward 
  inward-developing 
  inward-moving 
 
  Overview  of  adj  inward 
 
  The  adj  inward  has  2  senses  (first  1  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (5)  inward  --  (relating  to  or  existing  in  the  mind  or  thoughts;  "a  concern  with  inward  reflections") 
  2.  arriving,  inbound,  inward  --  (directed  or  moving  inward  or  toward  a  center;  "the  inbound  train";  "inward  flood  of  capital") 
 
  Overview  of  adv  inward 
 
  The  adv  inward  has  2  senses  (first  1  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (1)  inward,  inwards  --  (toward  the  center  or  interior;  "move  the  needle  further  inwards!") 
  2.  in  inwards,  inward  --  (to  or  toward  the  inside  of  "come  in";  "smash  in  the  door") 



inward definition