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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To turn inward. Also: A person who is more interested in his or her own self than in in other people.

Usage examples (41)
  • For an introvert his environment is himself and can never be subject to startling or unforeseen change.
  • I’m not sure introvert is the right word for shyness.
  • The introvert is the typical contemplative, predominantly interested in the inner world.
  • & "introvert" - Restriction of emotions - Attention fixed on objects rather than people - for more
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