Children's, Intermediate and Advanced Online English Dictionary & Thesaurus

Comprehensive
Dictionary Suite
Help
Help
Help
 
   
Display options
Show syllables
Show Lookup History
Double-Click Lookup
  Show Spanish support
 
Pronunciation
Wordsmyth
  Phonics
  IPA
 
Entry formats
Standard
  Classic
 
Lookup History
inside

in·side

inside

pronunciation:
ihn saId
parts of speech:
preposition, adverb, noun, adjective
phrases:
inside out
part of speech: preposition
definition: in the inner part of; within.
It's not much to look at, but inside the house it is very cozy.
antonyms:
outside
 
part of speech: adverb
definition: into or in the inner part.
She went inside when it started to rain.
antonyms:
outside
 
part of speech: noun
definition 1: the inner part or side.
The inside of this jacket is made of silk.
antonyms:
exterior, outside
similar words:
interior
definition 2: (plural) the inner organs of the body.
My insides hurt after I ate four pieces of cake.
phrase: inside out
 
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: being on or in the inner side.
The inside doors in our house have no locks.
antonyms:
outside
similar words:
interior, internal
definition 2: taken from a private source.
He has inside information about the crime.
similar words:
secret