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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 in·ward /ˈɪnwɚ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 In·ward In·wards adv.
 1. Toward the inside; toward the center or interior; as, to bend a thing inward.
 2. Into, or toward, the mind or thoughts; inwardly; as, to turn the attention inward.
 So much the rather, thou Celestial Light,
 Shine inward.   --Milton.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 In·ward a.
 1. Being or placed within; inner; interior; -- opposed to outward.
 2. Seated in the mind, heart, spirit, or soul. Inward beauty.”
 3. Intimate; domestic; private. [Obs.]
    All my inward friends abhorred me.   --Job xix. 19.
    He had had occasion, by one very inward with him, to know in part the discourse of his life.   --Sir P. Sidney.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 In·ward, n.
 1. That which is inward or within; especially, in the plural, the inner parts or organs of the body; the viscera.
    Then sacrificing, laid the inwards and their fat.   --Milton.
 2. The mental faculties; -- usually pl. [Obs.]
 3. An intimate or familiar friend or acquaintance. [Obs.] “I was an inward of his.”

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: relating to or existing in the mind or thoughts; "a concern
             with inward reflections" [ant: outward]
      2: directed or moving inward or toward a center; "the inbound
         train"; "inward flood of capital" [syn: arriving(a), inbound]
      adv 1: toward the center or interior; "move the needle further
             inwards!" [syn: inwards] [ant: outward]
      2: to or toward the inside of; "come in"; "smash in the door"
         [syn: in, inwards]