- 1. nouna) The interior or inner part.
The inside of the building has been extensively restored.b) 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.2. prepositiona) Within the interior of something, closest to the center or to a specific point of reference.
He placed the letter inside the envelope.b) In prison.
Hes inside, doing a stretch for burglary.3. adverbWithin or towards the interior of something, especially a building.
It started raining, so I went inside.4. adjectivea) Originating from or arranged by someone inside an organisation.
The reporter had received inside information about the forthcoming takeover.b) A pitch that is toward the batter as it crosses home plate.
The robbery was planned by the security guard: it was an inside job.See Also: insider
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Inside — can refer to:In film: * Inside (1996 film) , a TV Movie starring Eric Stoltz * Inside (2006 film) , a thriller starring Nicholas D Agosto * Inside (2007 film) , originally À l intérieur , a French horror film directed by Alexandre Bustillo and… … Wikipedia
inside — [in′sīd΄, in′sīd′, in sīd′] n. 1. the part lying within; inner side, surface, or part; interior 2. the part closest to something specified or implied, as the part of a sidewalk closest to the buildings 3. [pl.] Informal the internal organs of the … English World dictionary
Inside of Me — «Inside of Me» Canción de Madonna álbum de estudio Bedtime Stories Publicación 25 de octubre, 1994 … Wikipedia Español
Inside — In side , a. 1. Being within; included or inclosed in anything; contained; interior; internal; as, the inside passengers of a stagecoach; inside decoration. [1913 Webster] Kissing with inside lip. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. Adapted to the interior.… … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
inside — (n.) late 14c., ynneside interior of the body, compound of IN (Cf. in) (adv.) + SIDE (Cf. side) (n.). The adjective is 1610s, from the noun. Inside job robbery, espionage, etc., committed by or with the help of a resident or servant of a place is … Etymology dictionary
inside of — meaning ‘in less than (a period of time)’ as in It ll be finished inside of three days, is a colloquial expression first recorded in AmE in the 1830s. It has made its way into other varieties of English, and is now heard informally in BrE, though … Modern English usage
inside — [adj1] in the middle; interior central, indoors, inner, innermost, internal, intramural, inward, surrounded, under a roof; concepts 583,830 Ant. exterior, external, outer, outside inside [adj2] secret classified, closet, confidential, esoteric,… … New thesaurus
Inside — In side , n. 1. The part within; interior or internal portion; content. [1913 Webster] Looked he o the inside of the paper? Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. pl. The inward parts; entrails; bowels; hence, that which is within; private thoughts and feelings … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
Inside 9/11 — is a television documentary about the 9/11 attacks. It originally aired in two parts on the National Geographic Channel on August 21 and August 22,2005. The first part consisted of examining, event by event, the build up towards September 11. The … Wikipedia
inside — ► NOUN 1) the inner side or surface of a thing. 2) the inner part; the interior. 3) (insides) informal the stomach and bowels. 4) (the inside) informal a position affording private information. 5) the part of a road furthest from the centre … English terms dictionary
Inside — In side , prep. or adv. Within the sides of; in the interior; contained within; as, inside a house, book, bottle, etc. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English