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Synonyms for inner
ˈɪn ərin·ner

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  1. inneradjective

    Synonyms:
    internal, interior

    Antonyms:
    outer

  2. inneradjective

    An inner part.

    Synonyms:
    interior, internal

    Antonyms:
    outer

  3. inneradjective

    Close to the centre, located near or closer to center (the inner suburbs).

    Synonyms:
    internal, interior

    Antonyms:
    outer

  4. inneradjective

    A thin glove worn inside batting gloves or wicket-keeping gloves.

    Synonyms:
    interior, internal

    Antonyms:
    outer

  5. inneradjective

    Of mind or spirit, relating to the mind or spirit, to spiritual or mental processes, mental, spiritual, relating to somebody's private feelings or happening in somebody's mind, existing as an often repressed part of one's psychological makeup (inner confidence, inner strength, inner life, inner child, inner artist, inner peace, inner light).

    Synonyms:
    interior, internal

    Antonyms:
    outer

  6. inneradjective

    Not obvious, private, not expressed, not apparent, hidden, less apparent, deeper, obscure, ; innermost or essential, needing to be examined closely or thought about in order to be seen or understood (inner meaning, inner resources, inner logic ).

    Synonyms:
    interior, internal

    Antonyms:
    outer

  7. inneradjective

    Privileged, more or most privileged, more or most influential, intimate, exclusive, more important, more intimate, private, secret, confined to an exclusive group, exclusive to a center; especially a center of influence being near a center especially of influence (inner circle, inner council ).

    Synonyms:
    interior, internal

    Antonyms:
    outer

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. inner

    Synonyms:
    interior, vital, secret, close

    Antonyms:
    exterior, outer, outermost, open

Princeton's WordNet

  1. inner, interior, internaladjective

    located inward

    "Beethoven's manuscript looks like a bloody record of a tremendous inner battle"- Leonard Bernstein; "she thinks she has no soul, no interior life, but the truth is that she has no access to it"- David Denby; "an internal sense of rightousness"- A.R.Gurney,Jr.

    Synonyms:
    upcountry, inside, home(a), intragroup, inner(a), midland, national, internal, intimate, privileged, interior(a), interior

    Antonyms:
    outward, inclusive, external, extrinsic

  2. inner(a)adjective

    located or occurring within or closer to a center

    "an inner room"

    Antonyms:
    inclusive, outward, external, extrinsic

  3. inner, internal, intimateadjective

    innermost or essential

    "the inner logic of Cubism"; "the internal contradictions of the theory"; "the intimate structure of matter"

    Synonyms:
    national, interior, informal, sexual, privileged, internal, cozy, versed, inner(a), intragroup, inside, familiar, intimate, knowledgeable, interior(a), home(a)

    Antonyms:
    extrinsic, outward, inclusive, external

  4. inside, inner, privilegedadjective

    confined to an exclusive group

    "privy to inner knowledge"; "inside information"; "privileged information"

    Synonyms:
    inside, internal, inside(a), intimate, privileged, interior, inner(a)

    Antonyms:
    extrinsic, inclusive, outward, external

  5. inneradjective

    exclusive to a center; especially a center of influence

    "inner regions of the organization"; "inner circles of government"

    Synonyms:
    internal, inside, inner(a), privileged, intimate, interior

    Antonyms:
    outward, inclusive, external, extrinsic

  6. inneradjective

    inside or closer to the inside of the body

    "the inner ear"

    Synonyms:
    internal, inside, inner(a), privileged, intimate, interior

    Antonyms:
    inclusive, extrinsic, outward, external

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. inneradjective

    Synonyms:
    interior, internal

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. inneradjective

    Synonyms:
    internal, interior, obscure, esoteric, innermost parts, recesses, penetralia, sanctuary

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "inner":

    internal, interior, inland, domestic, inboard, indoor, inside, homeland, home

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How to use inner in a sentence?

  1. Robbie Gass:

    Like an ability or a muscle, hearing your inner wisdom is strengthened by doing it.

  2. Horace Walpole:

    The most wonderful of all things in life, I believe, is the discovery of another human being with whom one's relationship has a glowing depth, beauty, and joy as the years increase. This inner progressiveness of love between two human beings is a most marvelous thing, it cannot be found by looking for it or by passionately wishing for it. It is sort of a Divine accident.

  3. Dennis Koenig:

    Dreams are postcards from our subconscious, inner self to outer self, right brain trying to cross that moat to the left. Too often they come back unread return to sender, addressee unknown. That's a shame because it's a whole other world out there--or in here depending on your point of view.

  4. Bryant McGill:

    The outer world is a reflection of our inner selves.

  5. Jean Trebek:

    I think that is one of Alex's gifts was that he could be very resolute and know that the truth will not hurt you and he wanted to empower people to move through whatever challenge they had in life with a sense of inner strength, inner dignity and love.


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