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extroverted

also

extraverted

(ĕk′strə-vûr′tĭd)
adj.
Characterized by interest in and behavior directed toward others or the environment rather than oneself; gregarious or outgoing.
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The link between extroversion and self-reported time spent on SNSs followed a positive linear relationship, indicating that extroverted individuals reported spending more time on SNSs than did less extroverted individuals.
(By the way, Cowherd mentions mom's advice about not talking to strangers is great advice until you turn about 15.) And you don't have to be an extrovert to be more extroverted. But like with anything, the more you do it, the easier it becomes.
Extroverted students seated next to introverted ones made the introverted students lose confidence.
Specifically, he has claimed that reflexives which occur with "introverted" verbs denoting "actions which one generally performs upon one's self" tend to be phonologically lighter than reflexives which occur with "extroverted" verbs denoting "actions which the subject usually performs towards others." Contra Haiman, Kemmer (1993) has argued that light and heavy reflexive marking is determined by the degree to which the participants in the action denoted by a sentence are distinguishable.
One extroverted student said he did his best studying on a city bus--to prepare for a test, he got on a bus and just rode around the city finding energy in all the activity.
The current study was based on previous research by Lounsbury and DeNeui (1995,1996) who found that; 1) PSC was significantly negatively related to institution size, 2) extroverted students had higher PSC scores than introverted students, 3) students living on-campus reported higher PSC scores than those living off-campus, 4) students involved in Greek organizations reported higher PSC than non-Greek and 5) out-of-state students reported higher PSC than in-state students.
Farruquito's 14-year-old brother, Farruco, explored a lighter genre with his devilish take on the extroverted, Cuban-flavored guajiras.
Certainly Troche's public persona is extroverted; she's uninhibited and quick to inject her opinions about literature, food, movies, whatever.
He says the Welsh and Northern Irish are more extroverted than the Scots and English.
Temperaments: It's normal for an extroverted child to participate a lot in class; it's normal for an introverted child to not participate.
Regarding the actual distribution of personality type, it was found that the ESTJs (Extroverted, Sensing, Thinking, Judging) was the most prevalent personality type among BCSs.