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English definition of “inwardly”

inwardly

adverb uk   /ˈɪn.wəd.li/ us    /-wɚd-/
inside your mind and not expressed to other people: He was inwardly relieved that the test was cancelled.Mind and personalityScience of psychology and psychoanalysis
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