The definition of inward is something that is focused internally or moves toward the inside or center.(adjective)
Inward is defined as toward the inside, or into the mind or thoughts.(adverb)
See inward in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME inneward < OE inweard, inneweard: see in- & -ward
See inward in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English
Origin: , from Old English inweard; see wer-2 in Indo-European roots.
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