What does inside mean?

Definitions for inside
ˌɪnˈsaɪd, ˈɪnˌsaɪdin·side

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word inside.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. inside, interior(noun)

    the region that is inside of something

  2. inside, interior(adj)

    the inner or enclosed surface of something

  3. inside(adj)

    relating to or being on the side closer to the center or within a defined space

    "he reached into his inside jacket pocket"; "inside out"; "an inside pitch is between home plate and the batter"

  4. inside(a)(adj)

    being or applying to the inside of a building

    "an inside wall"

  5. inside, inner, privileged(adj)

    confined to an exclusive group

    "privy to inner knowledge"; "inside information"; "privileged information"

  6. inside(adverb)

    away from the outer edge

    "an inner lahne"; "the inside lane"

  7. inside, indoors(adverb)

    within a building

    "in winter we play inside"

  8. inside, within(adverb)

    on the inside

    "inside, the car is a mess"

  9. inwardly, inside(adverb)

    with respect to private feelings

    "inwardly, she was raging"

  10. at heart, at bottom, deep down, inside, in spite of appearance(adverb)

    in reality

    "she is very kind at heart"

Wiktionary

  1. inside(Noun)

    The interior or inner part.

    The inside of the building has been extensively restored.

  2. inside(Noun)

    The side of a curved road, racetrack etc. that has the shorter arc length; the side of a racetrack nearer the interior of the course or some other point of reference.

    The car in front drifted wide on the bend, so I darted up the inside to take the lead.

  3. inside(Noun)

    (in plural) The interior organs of the body, especially the guts.

    Eating that stuff will damage your insides.

  4. inside(Adverb)

    Within or towards the interior of something, especially a building.

    It started raining, so I went inside.

  5. inside(Adverb)

    In prison.

    He's inside, doing a stretch for burglary.

  6. inside(Adjective)

    Originating from or arranged by someone inside an organisation.

  7. inside(Adjective)

    A pitch that is toward the batter as it crosses home plate.

    The first pitch is ... just a bit inside.

  8. inside(Adjective)

    Nearer to the interior of a running track, horse racing course etc.

    Because of the tighter bend, it's harder to run in an inside lane.

  9. inside(Preposition)

    Within the interior of something, closest to the center or to a specific point of reference.

    He placed the letter inside the envelope.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Inside(adverb)

    within the sides of; in the interior; contained within; as, inside a house, book, bottle, etc

  2. Inside(adj)

    being within; included or inclosed in anything; contained; interior; internal; as, the inside passengers of a stagecoach; inside decoration

  3. Inside(adj)

    adapted to the interior

  4. Inside(noun)

    the part within; interior or internal portion; content

  5. Inside(noun)

    the inward parts; entrails; bowels; hence, that which is within; private thoughts and feelings

  6. Inside(noun)

    an inside passenger of a coach or carriage, as distinguished from one upon the outside

Freebase

  1. Inside

    "Inside" is an R&B song from Monica's second studio album The Boy Is Mine. It was released outside US as the album's fourth single in early 1999. Chart positions are currently unknown. The video, directed by Earle Sebastian only received airplay in Europe as promotion for the album.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Inside

    in′sīd, n. the side or part within: things within, as the entrails, personal feelings, &c.: a passenger in the interior part of a bus or carriage.—adj. being within: interior.—adv. and prep. within the sides of: in the interior of: (Amer.) within the limit of time or space (with of).—n. Insī′der, one who is inside: one within a certain organisation, &c.: one possessing some particular advantage.—Inside edge, a stroke in skating made on the inner edge of the skate, the right foot making a curve to the left, the left foot one to the right.—Have the inside track, to have the inner side in a race-course: to have the advantage in position.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'inside' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1417

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'inside' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1444

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'inside' in Nouns Frequency: #2480

  4. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'inside' in Adverbs Frequency: #169

Anagrams for inside »

  1. indies, Indies, in dies

  2. In dies

  3. Indies

How to pronounce inside?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say inside in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of inside in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of inside in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of inside in a Sentence

  1. Mike Moser:

    Decisions can not be made in a vacuum. All of the variables must be taken into consideration before a rescue task force can be enabled, it is possible that those that are upset about not being allowed inside, simply do not have all of the information that our law-enforcement partners had in making their decision.

  2. Rami Abdulrahman:

    Today the regime tried to go forward, they tried to take some areas ... from this area you can stop any rebel fighter from going outside Aleppo or inside it.

  3. Kevork Rafic Altounian:

    Turn on a light if it's dark outside, pray if darkness hits you from inside

  4. Jack Donachy:

    I had a window seat and was allowing my mind to wander with the rhythm of the train. Suddenly, a switch flipped inside my head and I realized that even though I'd spent the last two years in Japan, I was seeing -- really seeing -- the country for the first time.

  5. Carolyn McCall:

    The reason the British government advised all airlines to stop flying to Sharm is that they believed there was a device in the hold of the Metrojet aircraft, they had inside intelligence giving them that information, so that's not surprising to anybody in the airline industry, given that the British government took very strong action immediately. Clearly, that is why security has got to be enhanced at Sharm el-Sheikh.

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