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PosiWord of the week: INTROSPECTION
“The philosophy of the wisest man that ever existed, is mainly derived from the act of introspection.” –William Godwin
“I’m not used to introspection. I’ve never lingered on my feelings. The show must go on.” –Brenda Lee
Definition of INTROSPECTION
Reflective looking inward : an examination of one’s own thoughts and feelings
— in·tro·spect verb
— in·tro·spec·tion·al adjective
— in·tro·spec·tive adjective
— in·tro·spec·tive·ly adverb
— in·tro·spec·tive·ness noun
Examples of INTROSPECTION
a moment of quiet introspection
<not a man given to introspection, he grew impatient with his wife’s constant need to discuss their relationship>
Origin of INTROSPECTION
Latin introspectus, past participle of introspicere to look inside, from intro- + specere to look — more at spy
First Known Use: circa 1677
Related to INTROSPECTION
Synonyms: self-contemplation, self-examination, self-observation, self-questioning, self-reflection, self-scrutiny, self-searching, soul-searching
Related Words: self-analysis, self-awareness, self-consciousness, self-recognition; introversion, self-absorption, self-centeredness, self-concern, self-involvement; self-actualization, self-discovery, self-exploration, self-fulfillment, self-realization; self-knowledge, self-revelation; self-concept, self-image, self-perception; contemplation, meditation, reflection, rumination