from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. An inner or interior part.
- n. Inward character, perceptions, or feelings: felt good on the inside about volunteering to help.
- n. An inner side or surface.
- n. The part away from the edge; the middle part.
- n. Informal The inner organs; entrails.
- n. Informal The inner parts or workings: the insides of a TV set.
- n. Slang Confidential or secret information.
- adj. Inner; interior.
- adj. Relating to, known to, or coming from an exclusive group: inside information; an inside joke.
- adj. Baseball Passing on the side of home plate nearer the batter. Used of a pitch.
- adv. Into or in the interior; within.
- adv. On the inner side.
- adv. Slang In prison.
- prep. Within: We'll be there inside an hour.
- prep. On the inner side or part of: inside the package.
- prep. Into the interior of: going inside the house.
- idiom inside out With the inner surface turned out; reversed: wore the sweatshirt inside out.
- idiom inside out Informal As completely as possible; thoroughly: knew the city inside out.
- idiom on the inside In a position of confidence or influence.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The interior or inner part.
- n. The side of a curved road, racetrack etc. that has the shorter arc length; the side of a racetrack nearer the interior of the course or some other point of reference.
- n. (in the plural) The interior organs of the body, especially the guts.
- n. A passenger within a coach or carriage, as distinguished from one upon the outside.
- prep. Within the interior of something, closest to the center or to a specific point of reference.
- adv. Within or towards the interior of something, especially a building.
- adv. In prison.
- adj. Originating from or arranged by someone inside an organisation.
- adj. A pitch that is toward the batter as it crosses home plate.
- adj. Nearer to the interior of a running track, horse racing course etc.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adv. Within the sides of; in the interior; contained within
- adj. Being within; included or inclosed in anything; contained; interior; internal
- adj. Adapted to the interior.
- n. The part within; interior or internal portion; content.
- n. The inward parts; entrails; bowels; hence, that which is within; private thoughts and feelings.
- n. An inside passenger of a coach or carriage, as distinguished from one upon the outside.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The inner side or part; the interior, as opposed to the outside or exterior: as, the inside of the hand; the inside of a house; the inside of a newspaper.
- n. plural Interior parts or appurtenances; things within.
- n. An inside passenger in a vehicle.
- Being on the inside; inner; interior; internal: as, an inside view; an inside seat in a coach.
- Of space: To, into, or in the interior; within.
- Of time or space: Within the limit: followed by of.
- In the interior of; within: as, inside the circle; inside the letter.
- n. In field hockey, the position between the center and the wings.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adv. in reality
- adj. being or applying to the inside of a building
- adv. within a building
- n. the region that is inside of something
- adv. with respect to private feelings
- adj. confined to an exclusive group
- adv. on the inside
- adj. relating to or being on the side closer to the center or within a defined space
- adj. away from the outer edge
- n. the inner or enclosed surface of something
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