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  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj introvertive directed inward; marked by interest in yourself or concerned with inner feelings
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • introvertive Same as introversive.
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In literature:

She was set to the spinning-wheel; silent and introverted, she accomplished the tasks that were assigned her.
"O. T." by Hans Christian Andersen
They are subterranean and introverted.
"Lippincott's Magazine of Popular Literature and Science, Vol. XII. No. 30. September, 1873" by Various
Psychologists sometimes divide men into the two extreme classes of extroverts and introverts.
"The Life of the Spirit and the Life of To-day" by Evelyn Underhill
So they are polarized to the active upper centers within the child, and you get an introvert.
"Fantasia of the Unconscious" by D. H. Lawrence
He became more of an introvert than ever.
"Security" by Poul William Anderson
A subdued cheerfulness seemed to possess Lester, the mamma's boy, as if he had eased and become less introverted.
"The Planet Strappers" by Raymond Zinke Gallun
If we could have, we'd have even Introverted the Maintainer, broken all the ties that bind us, chanced it incommunicado.
"The Big Time" by Fritz Reuter Leiber
He signed the check with his tight, little introverted signature.
"Forsyte's Retreat" by Winston Marks
Introverted upon his own heart, it was keen, unsparing, insidiously subtle.
"The Prophet of the Great Smoky Mountains" by Charles Egbert Craddock
At its termination by the side of the head is the muscular introverted penis.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 11, Slice 5" by Various
The artist is an incipient introvert who is not far from being a neurotic.
"A General Introduction to Psychoanalysis" by Sigmund Freud

In news:

Bogart 's tough guys, however, are introverts.
How a cerebral Canadian MC evolved from an introverted philosopher into "a traveling fun machine.".
I t wasn't so long ago that computer programming seemed the domain of a certain type—the introverted loner toiling away in darkened basements, perhaps with breaks to watch Xena reruns.
Here's the bit about Obama the introvert.
The popular notion of an introvert is that of a shy person, one who keeps to one's self, a person who shuns the limelight and so on.
How to Search for a Job if You're an Introvert.
"You may find this hard to believe," Kawasaki wrote, "but I am an introvert .
Introverts have a particularly hard time doing the things necessary to land a good job.
Susan Cain and the Quiet Power of Introverts.
An Introvert's Look—A Strategic Career Decision.
In a Western culture that embraces personality over character, Susan Cain explores the power of introverts in her 2012 book Quiet .
Revenge of the Introvert.
Introverts would rather be entertained by what's going on in their heads than in seeking happiness.
President Obama Is an Introvert and So Am I.
The Gossip Fodder also works well, since the Introvert is too shy to ask questions.

In science:

This alteration in the third degree changes the mood of the music without changing the root and overall key and tonality; music based on minor scales tends to sound dark, soft, and introverted whereas that on ma jor scales clear, open, extroverted.
Music in Terms of Science
Universality of a structure M was defined in a somewhat introverted way in Section 1.5: M is universal if every structure younger than M is embeddable in M . A more general definition would start with a class C of structures, and say that M ∈ C is universal for C if every member of C embeds into M .
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