extrovert
extrovert extrovert n. (Psychol.) A person who is extroverted; a person who is marked by an interest in others or concerned primarily with external reality. Contrasted with {introvert}. [WordNet 1.5 +PJC]

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  • extrovert — ex|tro|vert extravert [ˈekstrəvə:t US ə:rt] n [Date: 1900 2000; : Latin; Origin: extra ( EXTRA ) + vertere to turn ] someone who is active and confident, and who enjoys spending time with other people ≠ ↑introvert ▪ Her sister was always more of… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • extrovert — I UK [ˈekstrəˌvɜː(r)t] / US [ˈekstrəˌvɜrt] noun [countable] Word forms extrovert : singular extrovert plural extroverts someone who is very confident, lively, and likes social situations II = extroverted extrovert UK [ˈekstrəˌvɜː(r)t] / US… …   English dictionary

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