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intrapersonal

Line breaks: intra|per¦son¦al

Definition of intrapersonal in English:

adjective

Taking place or existing within the mind.
Example sentences
  • These issues if left unresolved can cause major intrapersonal conflicts within the adolescent in relation to role and identity.
  • Like intrapersonal thinkers, Leonardo worked hard to improve all aspects of himself.
  • I also propose two forms of personal intelligence, interpersonal and intrapersonal: these latter are close to what Goleman means by emotional intelligence.

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