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in·tro·spect

 (ĭn′trə-spĕkt′, ĭn′trə-spĕkt′)
intr.v. in·tro·spect·ed, in·tro·spect·ing, in·tro·spects
To engage in introspection.

[Latin intrōspicere, intrōspect-, to look into : intrō-, within; see en in Indo-European roots + specere, to look at; see spek- in Indo-European roots.]

in′tro·spec′tive adj.
in′tro·spec′tive·ly adv.

introspect

(ˌɪntrəˈspɛkt)
vb
(intr) to examine and analyse one's own thoughts and feelings

in•tro•spect

(ˌɪn trəˈspɛkt)
v.i.
1. to practice introspection; consider one's own internal state or feelings.
v.t.
2. to look into or examine (one's own mind, feelings, etc.).
[1675–85; back formation from introspection]
in`tro•spec′tive, adj.
in`tro•spec′tive•ly, adv.
in`tro•spec′tive•ness, n.

introspect


Past participle: introspected
Gerund: introspecting

Imperative
introspect
introspect
Present
I introspect
you introspect
he/she/it introspects
we introspect
you introspect
they introspect
Preterite
I introspected
you introspected
he/she/it introspected
we introspected
you introspected
they introspected
Present Continuous
I am introspecting
you are introspecting
he/she/it is introspecting
we are introspecting
you are introspecting
they are introspecting
Present Perfect
I have introspected
you have introspected
he/she/it has introspected
we have introspected
you have introspected
they have introspected
Past Continuous
I was introspecting
you were introspecting
he/she/it was introspecting
we were introspecting
you were introspecting
they were introspecting
Past Perfect
I had introspected
you had introspected
he/she/it had introspected
we had introspected
you had introspected
they had introspected
Future
I will introspect
you will introspect
he/she/it will introspect
we will introspect
you will introspect
they will introspect
Future Perfect
I will have introspected
you will have introspected
he/she/it will have introspected
we will have introspected
you will have introspected
they will have introspected
Future Continuous
I will be introspecting
you will be introspecting
he/she/it will be introspecting
we will be introspecting
you will be introspecting
they will be introspecting
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been introspecting
you have been introspecting
he/she/it has been introspecting
we have been introspecting
you have been introspecting
they have been introspecting
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been introspecting
you will have been introspecting
he/she/it will have been introspecting
we will have been introspecting
you will have been introspecting
they will have been introspecting
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been introspecting
you had been introspecting
he/she/it had been introspecting
we had been introspecting
you had been introspecting
they had been introspecting
Conditional
I would introspect
you would introspect
he/she/it would introspect
we would introspect
you would introspect
they would introspect
Past Conditional
I would have introspected
you would have introspected
he/she/it would have introspected
we would have introspected
you would have introspected
they would have introspected
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.introspect - reflect on one's own thoughts and feelings
meditate, mull, mull over, muse, ponder, chew over, think over, excogitate, reflect, ruminate, speculate, contemplate - reflect deeply on a subject; "I mulled over the events of the afternoon"; "philosophers have speculated on the question of God for thousands of years"; "The scientist must stop to observe and start to excogitate"
Translations

introspect

visich selbst beobachten
References in classic literature ?
It is introspective, and I want to introspect. Come along!"
Summary: New Delhi [India], Aug 29 (ANI): Congress party and its leader Rahul Gandhi should introspect over latter's comment against Pakistan, said BJP leader Baijayant Jay Panda.
In his opening remarks of the Ntlo ya Dikgosi sitting on Monday, Kgosi Puso said while the rest of the nation needed to introspect and devise ways of getting Botswana back to the values it used to hold dear, leaders also should look within to ascertain if they conducted themselves in a way that depicted the honour that came with their respective roles and positions.
Had either of the two worthy gentlemen paused to introspect on how our myriad sacred cows and elephants have twisted Pakistan's legal system and moral codes in our 70 odd years of existence, perhaps they might have decided that it was better to have remained quiet.
It is time for common citizens of Pakistan especially our brothers living in Sindh to introspect. Furthermore, PPP leadership should change this stance of avoiding NAB and confronting the state on national issues.
He also urged India to introspect over the human rights violations by its forces in the Kashmir valley.
'India needs to introspect and respond to questions about its security and intelligence lapses that led to this attack.
'Rarely do I get a chance to lie back and introspect. This is an enforced break for me, and one that was long due,' Shabana commented.
"An offender benefited during UPA's tenure and the NDA has ensured that he is brought to book." Furthering his remark, Jaitley said that the Congress should take this time out to introspect. "This judgement should also give a lot of room to Congress party and its President to seriously introspect.
He said it was time for his party to "pause and introspect" but brushed aside the claims that the Congress won on account of Rahul Gandhi's dynamic leadership.
In this context, Saudi government needs to introspect its political approach and must clear its position regarding the developments concerning Jamal Kashoggi.
Prime Minister Khan had on Monday led the sharp reaction by political leaders to Trump's rant against Pakistan by hinting at a review of foreign policy options and asking the US president to introspect on the real reasons for America's failure in Afghanistan.