extravert


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ex·tra·vert

 (ĕk′strə-vûrt′)
n.
Variant of extrovert.

extravert

(ˈɛkstrəˌvɜːt)
n, adj
(Psychology) a variant spelling of extrovert
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.extravert - (psychology) a person concerned more with practical realities than with inner thoughts and feelings
individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul - a human being; "there was too much for one person to do"
psychological science, psychology - the science of mental life
Adj.1.extravert - being concerned with the social and physical environment
extraversive, extroversive - directed outward; marked by interest in others or concerned with external reality
Translations

ex·tro·vert

, extravert
a. extrovertido-a, tipo de personalidad que dirige la atención a sucesos u objetos fuera de sí mismo-a.
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The extravert likes to be around people and is friendly, outgoing, expressive, funny, and active.
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