The definition of introverted is someone who is shy, quiet and who is interested in their own thoughts.
An example of someone who would be described as introverted is a shy and quiet person who doesn't feel very comfortable in large groups or social situations.
- Psychol. characterized by introversion (sense )
- introspective and socially retiring
Characterized by interest in or preoccupation with oneself or one's own thoughts as opposed to others or the environment; shy or reserved.
(comparative more introverted, superlative most introverted)
- Possessing the characteristic property of an introvert. Preferring the internal, satisfied with self, lacking interest or comfort in social interactions.
- She's very introverted. She'd rather stay home with a good book than go to a party with people.