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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Marked by interest in or preoccupation with oneself or one's own thoughts as opposed to others or the environment; shy or reserved.

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  • adj. Possessing the characteristic property of an introvert. Preferring the internal, satisfied with self, lacking interest or comfort in social interactions.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. examining one's own sensory and perceptual experiences. Contrasted with extrospective.
  • adj. marked by concern predominantly with oneself or one's own feelings. Contrasted with extroverted.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. given to examining own sensory and perceptual experiences

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  • Having their ears nibbled off, then being told their chocolate is inferior? On behalf of those poor, wretched, earless bunnies, I take umbrage, sir. Umbrage, I say!

    January 9, 2011

  • 'ey gets wot 'ey dserves, 'em wabbits.

    January 9, 2011

  • Thanks.

    January 9, 2011

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    January 9, 2011

  • Wait. Is it chocolatey or chocolaty?

    January 3, 2011

  • They have to be born that many times if you keep biting their delicious chocolatey heads off.

    January 3, 2011

  • People who have been born that many times obviously can't be trusted.

    January 3, 2011

  • Hey! What do you have against people born in 1939, 1951, 1963, 1975, 1987, and 1999?

    January 3, 2011

  • Rabbits are bad luck and the quality of their chocolate - not to mention quantity in terms of critical ear nibblability - is vastly inferior! Death to rabbits!

    January 3, 2011

  • The Rabbit is the fourth sign of the Chinese Zodiac, which consists of 12 animals signs. The Rabbit is a lucky sign. Rabbits are private individuals and a bit introverted.

    January 3, 2011