A mouse moving toward the center of a maze in an example of inward; inward center of a maze.
An example of inward is where your thoughts go when thinking about a difficult problem; thoughts go inward.
An example of something inward are thoughts that are inside your head and not spoken.
An example of someone inward is a turn toward the center of a neighborhood.
Is inward with the right people.
Thoughts turned inward.
The inward pull of a centrifuge.
All my inward friends abhorred me.
He had had occasion, by one very inward with him, to know in part the discourse of his life.
An inward flow.
Origin of inward
- Middle English from Old English inweard wer-2 in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Old English inneweard, corresponding to in + -ward.