Antonyms of adj internal

5 senses of internal

Sense 1
internal (vs. external) -- (happening or arising or located within some limits or especially surface; "internal organs"; "internal mechanism of a toy"; "internal party maneuvering")

external (vs. internal) -- (happening or arising or located outside or beyond some limits or especially surface; "the external auditory canal"; "external pressures")
        => outer -- (being on or toward the outside of the body; "the outer ear")
        => outside -- (originating or belonging beyond some bounds:"the outside world"; "outside interests"; "an outside job")

Sense 2
internal, intragroup -- (occurring within an institution or community; "intragroup squabbling within the corporation")

INDIRECT (VIA intramural) -> extramural -- (carried on outside the bounds of an institution or community; "extramural sports")

Sense 3
home (prenominal), interior (prenominal), internal, national -- (inside the country; "the British Home Office has broader responsibilities than the United States Department of the Interior"; "the nation's internal politics")

INDIRECT (VIA domestic) -> foreign -- (of concern to or concerning the affairs of other nations (other than your own); "foreign trade"; "a foreign office")

Sense 4
inner, interior, internal -- (located inward; "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; "an internal sense of rightousness"- A.R.Gurney,Jr.)

INDIRECT (VIA inward) -> outward -- (relating to physical reality rather than with thoughts or the mind; "a concern with outward beauty rather than with inward reflections")

Sense 5
inner, internal, intimate -- (innermost or essential; "the inner logic of Cubism"; "the internal contradictions of the theory"; "the intimate structure of matter")

INDIRECT (VIA intrinsic) -> extrinsic -- (not forming an essential part of a thing or arising or originating from the outside; "extrinsic evidence"; "an extrinsic feature of the new building"; "that style is something extrinsic to the subject"; "looking for extrinsic aid")

Similarity of adj internal

5 senses of internal

Sense 1
internal (vs. external) -- (happening or arising or located within some limits or especially surface; "internal organs"; "internal mechanism of a toy"; "internal party maneuvering")
       => inner -- (inside or closer to the inside of the body; "the inner ear")
       => interior -- (inside and toward a center; "interior regions of the earth")
       => internecine -- ((of conflict) within a group or organization; "an internecine feud among proxy holders")
       => intrinsic -- (situated within or belonging solely to the organ or body part on which it acts; "intrinsic muscles")
          Also See-> inside#1

Sense 2
internal, intragroup -- (occurring within an institution or community; "intragroup squabbling within the corporation")
       => intramural (vs. extramural) -- (carried on within the bounds of an institution or community; "most of the students participated actively in the college's intramural sports program")

Sense 3
home (prenominal), interior (prenominal), internal, national -- (inside the country; "the British Home Office has broader responsibilities than the United States Department of the Interior"; "the nation's internal politics")
       => domestic (vs. foreign) -- (of concern to or concerning the internal affairs of a nation; "domestic issues such as tax rate and highway construction")

Sense 4
inner, interior, internal -- (located inward; "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; "an internal sense of rightousness"- A.R.Gurney,Jr.)
       => inward (vs. outward) -- (relating to or existing in the mind or thoughts; "a concern with inward reflections")

Sense 5
inner, internal, intimate -- (innermost or essential; "the inner logic of Cubism"; "the internal contradictions of the theory"; "the intimate structure of matter")
       => intrinsic (vs. extrinsic), intrinsical -- (belonging to a thing by its very nature; "form was treated as something intrinsic, as the very essence of the thing"- John Dewey)

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