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inner man

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noun
  1. a person's spiritual or intellectual being.
  2. the stomach or appetite: a hearty meal to satisfy the inner man.
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Historical Examples

  • Having satisfied his inner-man, we gave him the best stump-tree seat in the cabin and sat back to listen.

    Lords of the North

    A. C. Laut

  • The whole universe of mind is reflected in that inner-man mirror which we call ourself.


British Dictionary definitions for inner man

inner man

noun
  1. a man's mind, soul, or nature
  2. jocular the stomach or appetite
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