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Definitions of inside

  1. in reality; " she is very kind at heart"
  2. located, suited for, or taking place within a building; " indoor activities for a rainy day"; " an indoor pool"
  3. within a building; " in winter we play inside"
  4. the inner or enclosed surface of something
  5. the region that is inside of something
  6. on the inside; " inside, the car is a mess"
  7. with respect to private feelings; " inwardly, she was raging"
  8. within some bounds; especially of an organization; " an inside job"
  9. away from the outer edge; " an inner lane"; " the inside lane"
  10. relating to or being within or near the inner side or limit; " he reached into his inside jacket pocket"; " inside out"; " an inside pitch is between home plate and the batter"
  11. Within the sides of; in the interior; contained within; as, inside a house, book, bottle, etc.
  12. Being within; included or inclosed in anything; contained; interior; internal; as, the inside passengers of a stagecoach; inside decoration.
  13. Adapted to the interior.
  14. The part within; interior or internal portion; content.
  15. The inward parts; entrails; bowels; hence, that which is within; private thoughts and feelings.
  16. An inside passenger of a coach or carriage, as distinguished from one upon the outside.
  17. Within.
  18. Interior; being within.
  19. Within; in less time or space.
  20. That which is within; inner part; contents.
  21. On the inner side of; within.
  22. The side or part within.
  23. Being within: interior.
  24. Or prep. within the sides of: in the interior of.
  25. In the interior of.
  26. Interior.
  27. The part or space within.
  28. Interior; internal.
  29. The side or part that is within.
  30. Contents.
  31. In or into the interior; within.
  32. In or into the interior of.
  33. The inner part; the part within; the interior.
  34. Being within; included or enclosed in anything; interior; internal.
  35. In the interior; within.

Usage examples for inside

  1. How could he turn his sick soul inside out to these strangers, and what good to do so? – White Fire by John Oxenham
  2. Was there anything inside it? – A Pair of Clogs by Amy Walton
  3. Do you see what is inside? – Quick Action by Robert W. Chambers
  4. I wish I could get inside the house once." – Hand and Ring by Anna Katharine Green
  5. But you never laugh on the inside or when you're by yourself. – Green Valley by Katharine Reynolds
  6. And please close the door gently when you go inside. – The Venus Trap by Evelyn E. Smith
  7. If you wish to talk you must come inside. – The Green Mummy by Fergus Hume
  8. " He lived that way inside. – Gargoyles by Ben Hecht
  9. Did you hear anything that went on inside the room? – The Heart of a Woman by Emmuska Orczy, Baroness Orczy
  10. Inside, no one thought about it at all; for the beautiful princess never left her chair to open the window. – Queen Hildegarde by Laura Elizabeth Howe Richards
  11. I could stand up straight once I was inside. – The Curlytops on Star Island by Howard R. Garis
  12. Once inside, however, his manner changed. – For the Liberty of Texas by Edward Stratemeyer
  13. A person standing just inside the living- room door, could catch sight of a person on the stairs. – Vicky Van by Carolyn Wells
  14. I stood just inside. – The After House by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  15. He would not come inside." – Love of Brothers by Katharine Tynan
  16. Inside it one could make out nothing but the face. – A Hungarian Nabob by Maurus Jókai
  17. Is there anything inside? – A Man's Hearth by Eleanor M. Ingram
  18. " Yes," he said, " I used to feel frightened inside, but I wouldn't let him know it, and then- it was funny- but quite sunn'ly I wasn't frightened any more. – Jan and Her Job by L. Allen Harker
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