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introvert

in·tro·vert

introvert

parts of speech:
noun, adjective, transitive verb
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part of speech: noun
pronunciation: In tr vuhrt
definition 1: someone who tends to pay more attention to his or her own thoughts and feelings than to other people or subjects. (Cf. extrovert.)
antonyms:
extrovert
definition 2: (informal) someone who is shy.
antonyms:
extrovert
 
part of speech: adjective
pronunciation: In tr vuhrt
definition: characterized by introversion.
 
part of speech: transitive verb
pronunciation: ihn tr vuhrt
inflections: introverted, introverting, introverts
definition: to turn inward.
He introverted his anger, blaming himself.
derivation: introverted (adj.)