Meaning of INNER in English


adj. Function: adjective

1 situated further in FF1C; the inner layers were less worn FF1E;

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

Related Words: 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 FF1C; inner thoughts and feelings FF1E;

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

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

Contrasted Words: exterior, outer; open, public

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