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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Guided by internalized values rather than external pressures.

Usage examples (33)
  • They were inner-directed, not needing outer ratification.
  • The vast majority of people are not particularly inner-directed.
  • Many of the history's most dangerous dictators were "inner-directed."
  • When we were raising kids and driving carpool, we were more inner-directed. for more
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