Synonyms for inwardness

Synonyms for (noun) inwardness

Synonyms: internality, inwardness

Definition: preoccupation with what concerns human inner nature (especially ethical or ideological values)

Usage: Socrates' inwardness, integrity, and inquisitiveness- H.R.Finch

Similar words: introversion

Definition: (psychology) an introverted disposition; concern with one's own thoughts and feelings


Synonyms: inwardness

Definition: the quality or state of being inward or internal

Usage: the inwardness of the body's organs

Similar words: position, spatial relation

Definition: the spatial property of a place where or way in which something is situated

Usage: the position of the hands on the clock; he specified the spatial relations of every piece of furniture on the stage


Synonyms: inwardness

Definition: preoccupation especially with one's attitudes and ethical or ideological values

Usage: the sensitiveness of James's characters, their seeming inwardness; inwardness is what an Englishman quite simply has, painlessly, as a birthright

Similar words: cognitive state, state of mind

Definition: the state of a person's cognitive processes


Synonyms: gist, heart, heart and soul, nub, nitty-gritty, essence, core, centre, center, pith, meat, inwardness, kernel, marrow, substance, sum

Definition: the choicest or most essential or most vital part of some idea or experience

Usage: the gist of the prosecutor's argument; the heart and soul of the Republican Party; the nub of the story

Similar words: mental object, content, cognitive content

Definition: the sum or range of what has been perceived, discovered, or learned