1. [ pronoun ] preposition, in the interior of
Synonyms: into inside on
2. [ adverb ] to or toward the inside of
Synonyms: inwards inward

"come in" "smash in the door"

3. [ adverb ] inside an enclosed space
Related terms: out
4. [ noun ] a unit of length (in United States and Britain) equal to one twelfth of a foot
Synonyms: inch
Related terms: linear_unit foot mesh em ligne mil US UK edge
5. [ adjective ] not out

"it's ten o'clock and the children are in" "the tide is in"

Related terms: out at_home
6. [ adjective ] inside e.g. an organization; used as a combining form

"an in-house editor" "in-home nursing programs"

Related terms: internal
7. [ noun ] (government,geography) a state in midwestern United States
Synonyms: Indiana Hoosier_State
Related terms: American_state Midwest Indianapolis gary muncie Wabash evansville lafayette bloomington south_bend Fort_Wayne
8. [ adjective ] directed or bound inward

"took the in bus" "the in basket"

Related terms: incoming
9. [ adjective ] holding office

"the in party"

Related terms: successful
10. [ adjective ] currently fashionable

"the in thing to do" "large shoulder pads are in"

Related terms: colloquialism fashionable
11. [ pronoun ] preposition, relatively higher and touching
Synonyms: on upon onto at
12. [ noun ] Woman's first name, popularity rank in the U.S. is 1979
13. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 21503
14. [ noun ] (chemistry) a rare soft silvery metallic element; occurs in small quantities in sphalerite
Synonyms: atomic_number_49 indium
Related terms: metallic_element zinc_blende
Similar spelling:   inn