Word of the day

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introspection (noun) – Contemplation of one’s own thoughts, feelings, and sensations; self-examination.

Source : The Free Dictionary

Etymology : 1670s, “action of closely inspecting or examining,” noun of action from past participle stem of Latin introspicere “to look into, look at, examine, observe attentively,” from intro- “inward” + specere “to look at” (from PIE root *spek- “to observe”). Meaning “action of searching one’s feelings or thoughts” is from 1807.


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