Definition of INWARDNESS


Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 2. (

    ) preoccupation especially with one's attitudes and ethical or ideological values; "the sensitiveness of James's characters, their seeming inwardness"; "inwardness is what an Englishman quite simply has, painlessly, as a birthright" ;

  • 3. (

    ) the quality or state of being inward or internal; "the inwardness of the body's organs" ;

  • 4. (

    ) preoccupation with what concerns human inner nature (especially ethical or ideological values); "Socrates' inwardness, integrity, and inquisitiveness"- H.R.Finch ;

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