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English noun: outwardness

1. outwardness (cognition) concern with outward things or material objects as opposed to the mind and spirit


SamplesWhat is the origin of the outwardness of our sensations of sound, smell, or taste.
An abstract conception with feelings of reality and spatial outwardness attached to it.


Broader (hypernym)cognitive state, state of mind


Antonymsinwardness

2. outwardness (attribute) the quality or state of being outside or directed toward or relating to the outside or exterior


SamplesThe outwardness of the world.


Synonymsexternality


Broader (hypernym)position, spatial relation


Narrower (hyponym)worldliness


Antonymsinwardness

3. outwardness (attribute) a concern with or responsiveness to outward things (especially material objects as opposed to ideal concepts)


SamplesHearty showmanship and all-round outwardness.


Broader (hypernym)extraversion, extroversion


Attributeoutward


Antonymsinternality, inwardness









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