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Inwardness

In´ward`ness
n.1.Internal or true state; essential nature; as, the inwardness of conduct.
Sense can not arrive to the inwardness
Of things.
- Dr. H. More.
2.Intimacy; familiarity.
3.Heartiness; earnestness.
What was wanted was more inwardness, more feeling.
- M. Arnold.
Noun1.inwardness - the choicest or most essential or most vital part of some idea or experience; "the gist of the prosecutor's argument"; "the heart and soul of the Republican Party"; "the nub of the story"
2.inwardness - preoccupation especially with one's attitudes and ethical or ideological values; "the sensitiveness of James's characters, their seeming inwardness"; "Socrates' inwardness, integrity, and inquisitiveness"
Antonyms:
outwardness - concern with outward things or material objects (especially the body and its appearance) as opposed to the mind and spirit; "hearty showmanship and all-around outwardness"
3.inwardness - the quality or state of being inward or internal; "the inwardness of the body's organs"
Antonyms:
externality, outwardness - the quality or state of being outside or directed toward or relating to the outside or exterior; "the outwardness of the world"
4.inwardness - preoccupation with what concerns human inner nature (especially ethical or ideological values); "Socrates' inwardness, integrity, and inquisitiveness"- H.R.Finch
Antonyms:
outwardness - concern with or responsiveness to outward things (especially material objects as opposed to ideal concepts); "hearty showmanship and all-round outwardness"
depth, essentiality, experience, familiarity, fundamentality, immanence, inbeing, indigenousness, indwelling, inherence, innateness, innerness, inness, interiority, internality, internalization, intimacy, intrinsicality, introversion, nonobjectivity, subjectivity
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