extroverted

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj extroverted not introspective; examining what is outside yourself
    • adj extroverted being concerned with the social and physical environment
    • adj extroverted at ease in talking to others
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Quotations

  • Rebecca M. Pippert
    Rebecca M. Pippert
    “Being an extrovert isn't essential to evangelism--obedience and love are.”

Usage

In literature:

Psychologists sometimes divide men into the two extreme classes of extroverts and introverts.
"The Life of the Spirit and the Life of To-day" by Evelyn Underhill
Count Duklass had thinning red hair and a plump, agreeable, extrovert's face.
"Ministry of Disturbance" by Henry Beam Piper
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In poetry:

Athletic, extrovert and crude,
For him, to work in solitude
Is the offence,
The goal a populous Nirvana:
His shield bears this device: Mens sana
Qui mal y pense.
"Under Which Lyre" by W H Auden

In news:

Cagney 's tough guys are extroverts.
Are you an introvert or an extrovert .
Introverts living in an extrovert 's world.
Cain reports that nearly half of Americans are introverts, but many of them do not feel comfortable until adulthood because we so often expect children to be extroverts .
The parents, both extroverts , did not agree.
I've often wondered what it's like to be outgoing—a social butterfly, an extrovert .
"I seem extroverted but I'm incredibly introverted," Tori Amos says in an articulate whisper.
Not all extroverts are in demand, and introverts can make friends and win good jobs.
How to Thrive in an Extrovert World" and Susan Cain's "Quiet.
The brains of shy or introverted individuals might actually process the world differently than their more extroverted counterparts, a new study suggests.
The polite approach to flirting has more of an extroverted flavor, one in which both men and women assert themselves in approaching a prospective date.
Extroverted Charm Overflows in 'Full Gallop '.
The ins and outs of introverts and extroverts.
Are you an extrovert or an introvert.
One of these is the "Extrovert Ideal," dubbed as such by author Susan Cain in her revolutionary book, Quiet : The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking.
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In science:

This alteration in the third degree changes the mood of the music without changing the root and overall key and tonality; music based on minor scales tends to sound dark, soft, and introverted whereas that on ma jor scales clear, open, extroverted.
Music in Terms of Science
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