Introspection meaning

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The definition of introspection is self-examination, analyzing yourself, looking at your own personality and actions, and considering your own motivations.

An example of introspection is when you meditate to try to understand your feelings.

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(psychology) A looking inward; specifically, the act or process of self-examination, or inspection of one's own thoughts and feelings; the cognition which the mind has of its own acts and states; self-consciousness; reflection.
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Contemplation of one's own thoughts, feelings, and sensations; self-examination.
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A looking into one's own mind, feelings, etc.; observation and analysis of oneself.
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Contemplation of one's own thoughts, feelings, and sensations; self-examination.
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(programming, object-oriented) Short for type introspection.
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