Synonyms for (adjective) inward

Synonyms: inward

Definition: relating to or existing in the mind or thoughts

Usage: a concern with inward reflections

Similar words: indwelling

Definition: existing or residing as an inner activating spirit or force or principle

Usage: an indwelling divinity; an indwelling goodness


Similar words: inmost, innermost

Definition: being deepest within the self

Usage: one's innermost feelings


Similar words: inner, interior, internal

Definition: located inward

Usage: Beethoven's manuscript looks like a bloody record of a tremendous inner battle- Leonard Bernstein; she thinks she has no soul, no interior life, but the truth is that she has no access to it- David Denby; an internal sense of rightousness- A.R.Gurney,Jr.


Similar words: secret, private

Definition: not expressed

Usage: secret (or private) thoughts


Similar words: self-whispered

Definition: as if whispered to yourself


Synonyms: inbound, inward

Definition: directed or moving inward or toward a center

Usage: the inbound train; inward flood of capital

Similar words: incoming

Definition: arriving at a place or position

Usage: incoming class; incoming mail