Introvert Definition

ĭntrə-vûrt, ĭntrə-vûrt
introverts
verb
introverts
To practice introversion; become introverted.
Webster's New World
To bend (something) inward.
Webster's New World
To direct (one's interest, mind, or attention) upon oneself; introspect.
Webster's New World
To draw (a tubular organ or part) inward upon itself, commonly by invagination.
Webster's New World
Synonyms:
invaginate
noun
introverts
An introverted person.
American Heritage Medicine
A thing, esp. a tubular organ or part, that can be introverted.
Webster's New World
An anatomical structure that is capable of being introverted.
American Heritage Medicine

Someone characterized by introversion.

Webster's New World
Someone characterized by a tendency to be introspective and socially retiring.
Webster's New World
Antonyms:
extrovert
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adjective
Webster's New World

(of a person) Who focuses primarily on their own mind, feelings, or affairs.

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Other Word Forms of Introvert

Noun

Singular:
introvert
Plural:
introverts

Origin of Introvert

  • intro– Latin vertere to turn wer-2 in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

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