1. [ noun ] the region that is inside of something
Synonyms: inside
Related terms: outside region midst penetralia midland internalize
2. [ adjective ] situated within or suitable for inside a building

"an interior scene" "interior decoration" "an interior bathroom without windows"

Related terms: exterior inside indoor indoor position
3. [ adjective ] of or coming from the middle of a region or country
Synonyms: upcountry midland

"upcountry districts"

Related terms: inland
4. [ adjective ] inside and toward a center

"interior regions of the earth"

Related terms: internal
5. [ noun ] the inner or enclosed surface of something
Synonyms: inside
Related terms: outside surface belly
6. [ adjective ] located inward
Synonyms: inner internal

"Beethoven's manuscript looks like a bloody record of a tremendous inner battle"- Leonard Bernstein "she thinks she has no soul, no interior life, but the truth is that she has no access to it"- David Denby

Related terms: inward
7. [ adjective ] inside the country
Synonyms: national internal home

"the British Home Office has broader responsibilities than the United States Department of the Interior" "the nation's internal politics"

Related terms: domestic
8. [ noun ] (government) the federal department charged with conservation and the development of natural resources; created in 1849
Synonyms: Interior_Department doi Department_of_the_Interior
Related terms: executive_department National_Park_Service fws
Similar spelling:   interiorise