adjective Also ex·tro·vert·ed.
verb (used with object)
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Origin of extrovert
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH extrovertextrovert , introvert
British Dictionary definitions for extrovert
Derived forms of extrovertextroverted or extraverted, adjective
Word Origin for extrovert
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Cultural definitions for extrovert
A term introduced by the psychologist Carl Jung to describe a person whose motives and actions are directed outward. Extroverts are more prone to action than contemplation, make friends readily, adjust easily to social situations, and generally show warm interest in their surroundings. (Compare introvert.)