Meaning of INNER in English

INNER

adjective

1.

situated further in

the inner layers were less worn

Synonyms: ||innermore, inside, interior, internal, intestine, inward

Related Word: central, focal, middle, nuclear; close, familiar, intimate; constitutional, essential, inherent, intrinsic

Contrasted words: exterior, external, outside, outward

Antonyms: outer

2.

arising from one's inmost self

inner thoughts and feelings

Synonyms: gut, interior, internal, intimate, visceral, viscerous

Related Word: individual, personal, private; concealed, hidden, secret

Contrasted words: exterior, outer; open, public

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