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English definition of “inward”

inward

adjective [not gradable]    /ˈɪn·wərd/
on or toward the inside: Hold out your hands and rotate your wrists inward. Inward also means directed toward your self, your mind, or your spirit: an inward spiritual quest inwardly    /ˈɪn·wərd·li/ adverb [not gradable] She inwardly hoped he would fail.
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