introvertish
introvertish introvertish adj. somewhat introverted.

Syn: shut-in. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • introvertish — in·tro·vert·ish …   English syllables

  • introvertish — adjective somewhat introverted • Syn: ↑shut in • Similar to: ↑introversive, ↑introvertive * * * | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ish adjective Etymology: introvert (II) + ish …   Useful english dictionary

  • introvertish shut-in — introversive introversive adj. (Psychol.) directed inward; marked by interest in oneself or concerned with inner feelings. Contrasted with {extroversive}. [Narrower terms: {introvert, introverted, introvertive}; {introvertish, shut in ]. Antonym …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • introversive — adj. (Psychol.) directed inward; marked by interest in oneself or concerned with inner feelings. Contrasted with {extroversive}. [Narrower terms: {introvert, introverted, introvertive}; {introvertish, shut in ]. Antonym: {ambiversive}. Also See:… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • introvert introverted introvertive — introversive introversive adj. (Psychol.) directed inward; marked by interest in oneself or concerned with inner feelings. Contrasted with {extroversive}. [Narrower terms: {introvert, introverted, introvertive}; {introvertish, shut in ]. Antonym …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • introversive — adjective directed inward; marked by interest in yourself or concerned with inner feelings • Syn: ↑introvertive • Ant: ↑extroversive, ↑ambiversive • Similar to: ↑introvertish, ↑shut in …   Useful english dictionary

  • introvertive — adjective directed inward; marked by interest in yourself or concerned with inner feelings • Syn: ↑introversive • Ant: ↑extroversive (for: ↑introversive), ↑ambiversive (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • shut-in — I noun someone who is incapacitated by a chronic illness or injury • Syn: ↑invalid • Derivationally related forms: ↑invalid (for: ↑invalid) • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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