from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun Contemplation of one's own thoughts, feelings, and sensations; self-examination.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The act of looking inward; a view of the inside or interior; specifically, the act of directly observing the states and processes of one's own mind; examination of one's own thoughts or feelings.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun A view of the inside or interior; a looking inward

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun 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.

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

  • noun the contemplation of your own thoughts and desires and conduct


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