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Definitions for introversion
ˌɪn trəˈvɜr ʒən, -ʃən, ˈɪn trəˌvɜr-in·tro·ver·sion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. invagination, introversionnoun

    the condition of being folded inward or sheathed

  2. invagination, introversion, intussusception, infoldingnoun

    the folding in of an outer layer so as to form a pocket in the surface

    "the invagination of the blastula"

  3. introversionnoun

    (psychology) an introverted disposition; concern with one's own thoughts and feelings


  1. introversionnoun

    The act or process of introverting or the quality of being introverted; the quality of focusing on one's own interests, thoughts, and feelings


  1. introversion

    Introversion is a personality trait characterized by a focus on internal feelings, thoughts, moods and experiences, rather than seeking external stimulation. Introverts often enjoy spending time alone, may be more reserved and might need more time to process information before making decisions. They often prefer engaging in activities that do not require a large amount of social interaction and may find large social gatherings taxing.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Introversionnoun

    the act of introverting, or the state of being introverted; the act of turning the mind inward

  2. Etymology: [See Introvert.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of introversion in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of introversion in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of introversion in a Sentence

  1. Jeb Bush:

    One of my personality strengths is that I'm an introvert, which puts me in the minority, apparently, amongst politicians. Normally people that run for office, they're extroverts. I've overcome introversion, if you will, because I love people.

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