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1inside/ɪnˈsaɪd, ˈɪnˌsaɪd/noun
pluralinsides
1inside
/ɪnˈsaɪd, ˈɪnˌsaɪd/
noun
pluralinsides
Learner's definition of INSIDE  
[count]  : an inner side, edge, or surface of something — usually singular — often + of
the inside  : an inner part of something (such as a building or machine) — often plural
   b  [count]informal  : the inner parts (such as the heart and stomach) of a person's body — usually plural

on the inside

: on the inner side, edge, or surface of something
baseball  : on the side of home plate nearest the batter
— used to describe how someone is feeling
: in a position within an organization or group
: in prison
2inside/ɪnˈsaɪd, ˈɪnˌsaɪd/adjective
2inside
/ɪnˈsaɪd, ˈɪnˌsaɪd/
adjective
Learner's definition of INSIDE  
always used before a noun
: located on or near the inner side, edge, or surface of something
: coming from someone within a group or organization : relating to or having information that is known only to a special group of people
   b  : done by someone within a group or organization
3inside/ɪnˈsaɪd, ˈɪnˌsaɪd/preposition
3inside
/ɪnˈsaɪd, ˈɪnˌsaɪd/
preposition
Learner's definition of INSIDE  
: in or into the inner part of (something or someone)
: within the borders or limits of (something)
   b  : before the end of (a period of time)
: belonging to (a group or organization)

inside of

chiefly US
: inside
4inside/ɪnˈsaɪd, ˈɪnˌsaɪd/adverb
4inside
/ɪnˈsaɪd, ˈɪnˌsaɪd/
adverb
Learner's definition of INSIDE  
: in the inner part of something
: in or into the inner part of a building, room, etc.
informal  : in prison

inside out

: so that the inner surface becomes the outer surface
informal  : very well and thoroughly

turn (something) inside out

informal
: to cause (a place) to become disorganized while you are trying to find something
: to change (something) completely
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