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inward

Definitions of inward
  1. adjective
    directed or moving inward or toward a center
    inward flood of capital”
    synonyms: inbound
    incoming
    arriving at a place or position
  2. adjective
    relating to or existing in the mind or thoughts
    “a concern with inward reflections”
    Synonyms:
    indwelling
    existing or residing as an inner activating spirit or force or principle
    inmost, innermost
    being deepest within the self
    inner, interior, internal
    located inward
    private, secret
    not expressed
    self-whispered
    as if whispered to yourself
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    Antonyms:
    outward
    relating to physical reality rather than with thoughts or the mind
    external
    purely outward or superficial
    outer
    located outside
    superficial
    concerned with or comprehending only what is apparent or obvious; not deep or penetrating emotionally or intellectually
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  3. adverb
    toward the center or interior
    “move the needle further inwards!”
    synonyms: inwards
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    Antonyms:
    outward, outwards
    toward the outside
  4. adverb
    to or toward the inside of
    synonyms: in, inwards
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