An example of the inside is the living space of a home.
An example of inside used as an adjective is in the phrase "inside door."
An example of inside is what is in the envelope; inside the envelope.
We'll be there inside an hour.
An example of inside used as an adverb is in the phrase "go inside."
Inside information; an inside joke.
The inside story.
Inside an hour.
The inside of the building has been extensively restored.
The car in front drifted wide on the bend, so I darted up the inside to take the lead.
Eating that stuff will damage your insides.
He placed the letter inside the envelope.
It started raining, so I went inside.
He's inside, doing a stretch for burglary.
The reporter had received inside information about the forthcoming takeover.
The robbery was planned by the security guard: it was an inside job.
The first pitch is ... just a bit inside.
Because of the tighter bend, it's harder to run in an inside lane.
- With the inner surface turned out; reversed:Wore the sweatshirt inside out.
- As completely as possible; thoroughly:Knew the city inside out.
- In a position of confidence or influence.
- in less than (a specified time or distance); within the space of
- with the inside or the inner surface on the outside; reversedA sweater turned inside out.
- thoroughly; completelyTo know a subject inside out.
- in a position allowing access to secret information, special advantage or favor, etc.
- in one's inner thoughts or feelings