/in tear"ee euhr/, adj.1. being within; inside of anything; internal; inner; further toward a center: the interior rooms of a house.2. of or pertaining to that which is within; inside: an interior view.3. situated well inland from the coast or border: the interior towns of a country.4. of or pertaining to the inland.5. domestic: interior trade.6. private or hidden; inner: interior negotiations of the council.7. pertaining to the mind or soul; mental or spiritual: the interior life.n.8. the internal or inner part; inside.9. Archit.a. the inside part of a building, considered as a whole from the point of view of artistic design or general effect, convenience, etc.b. a single room or apartment so considered.10. a pictorial representation of the inside of a room.11. the inland parts of a region, country, etc.: the Alaskan interior.12. the domestic affairs of a country as distinguished from its foreign affairs: the Department of the Interior.13. the inner or inward nature or character of anything.14. Math. the largest open set contained in a given set, as the points in a circle not including the boundary.Ant. 1, 8. exterior.
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