inward

a.

  1. Being or placed within; inner; interior; -- opposed to outward.
  2. Seated in the mind, heart, spirit, or soul.
  3. Intimate; domestic; private.
  4. Alt. of Inwards

n.

  1. That which is inward or within; especially, in the plural, the inner parts or organs of the body; the viscera.
  2. The mental faculties; -- usually pl.
  3. An intimate or familiar friend or acquaintance.