|1.||[ pronoun ] preposition, in the interior of|
|Synonyms:||into inside on|
|2.||[ adverb ] to or toward the inside of|
"come in" "smash in the door"
|3.||[ adverb ] inside an enclosed space|
|4.||[ noun ] a unit of length (in United States and Britain) equal to one twelfth of a foot|
|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"
|7.||[ noun ] (government,geography) a state in midwestern United States|
|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"
|9.||[ adjective ] holding office|
"the in party"
|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|
|Related terms:||metallic_element zinc_blende|