Part of speech:
Affording little spare time; full:
Small in amount, degree, or extent; slight; scant; meager
Roomy; ample; loose; full
Large in expanse; spacious:
Having great extent; covering a large area; vast
Compressed or constricted
Contrary to reason or rationality; senseless; unreasonable; absurd
Having little or no space between elements or parts; tight and compact:
Confined or restricted
Not free to move
Small or limited in amount, size, extent, etc.; meager
Small in size or number
(Botany) Narrow and elongated with nearly parallel margins:
Not in regular use or immediately needed; extra
Falling short of a specific measure:
Not covering a considerable amount of the body:
(Archaic) Mentally deficient
Having or marked by limited funds or resources.
Lacking force or volume:
Deficient in quantity, fullness, or extent; scanty.
Of or like dogma; doctrinal
Characterized by an unsophisticated focus on local concerns to the exclusion of wider contexts; elementary in scope or outlook.
Showing or resulting from a lack of sound advice or careful consideration; unwise
The definition of imprudent is a person who lacks judgment.
So as barely to avoid or pass injury or loss; close; narrow.
Dependent upon chance; risky
Available only to authorized persons:
The definition of conservative is favoring older, known traditions and resisting any changes.
Having to do with a convention or assembly
Being able or likely to do harm.
Not safe; dangerous.
The definition of spendthrift is wasteful or extravagant.
Affording little room for movement
The definition of provincial is something related to a specific country or geographic area or someone or something that is small-minded and unsophisticated.
To make or become wide or wider.
Tolerant of opinions and behavior that are unconventional or that differ from one's own; not bigoted; liberal
Pressed together; made more compact by pressure
Being or characteristic of a bigot:
Bounded by a line; limited or confined.
Of, or having the form of, an island
The definition of limited is something or someone with boundaries or restrictions.
(Rare) Of the internal, as distinguished from the international, affairs of a nation
Characterized by a narrow, often ostentatious concern for academic knowledge and formal rules:
Petty is defined as something relatively worthless or unimportant.
The definition of sectarian is a person or thing that is part of or relates to a sect.
The attitude, state of mind, or behavior characteristic of a bigot; intolerance.
Narrowness of outlook; exclusive concern with local matters
Vision in which the visual field is severely constricted, as from within a tunnel looking out.
To make smaller or narrower by binding or squeezing.
To reduce in size by drawing together; shrink.
To jam (a wheel) by a short turn.
(Mathematics) To remove (an unknown quantity) by combining equations.
The definition of lessen is to diminish or to cause something to be diminished or reduced.
(Mathematics, intransitive) To have a limit in a particular set.
Little is defined as only slightly or not much.
To have intentions of a specified kind; be disposed:
To compel by need to do something
To prevent or prohibit beyond a certain limit or by restriction:
The sensation produced in the organs of hearing by waves of this type.
To diminish or lessen gradually. Often used with off :
Gradually deteriorating; declining:
Having a rich bouquet and flavor:
To cause to become greater in size, amount, degree, etc.; add to; augment
To make intense or more intense; increase; strengthen
To twist or become twisted together.
To make or become broad or broader.
Expand is defined as to increase in size, unfold or spread out.
Closely secured and well built; compact:
Blindly selfish, prejudiced, vindictive, etc.; petty; mean; narrow
Of or for a particular part or specific area of the body; not general
(Rare) To cause to contract, constrict, or shrink
Affording little room for movement
Of, characterized by, or attentive to tiny details; exact; precise
To give a particular character or function to:
To include as an item in a set of specifications
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