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inwardadjective [not gradable]

us   /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
adverb [not gradable] us   /ˈɪn·wərd·li/
She inwardly hoped he would fail.

inwardadverb [not gradable]

us   /ˈɪn·wərd/ also inwards, /ˈɪn·wərdz/
toward the inside of something, or toward your self, your mind, or your spirit: Fold the edges of the paper inward. We turned inward to our own thoughts.
(Definition of inward from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







(Definition of inward from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"inward" in Business English

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inwardadjective

uk   /ˈɪnwəd/ us   ECONOMICS
relating to money, goods, people, etc. coming into a country rather than leaving it: A rise in inward capital flows into the economy is likely to lead to losses in international competitiveness. Net inward migration would have to double to maintain the current numbers of working people.
(Definition of inward from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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