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Another word for narrow

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Adjective
  1. Affording little room for movement

    See also:

    tighten

  2. Not broad or elevated in scope or understanding

      1. Confined or restricted within certain limits:
      2. Of or designating a partnership in which the liability of certain of its partners is limited to the amount of their individual investments
      3. Accommodating a restricted number of passengers, making fewer stops than on the regular runs, and often charging extra fare
      1. Small in amount, number, or degree; not much
      2. Small in force, intensity, etc.; weak
      3. Small in size:
      1. Having restricted or rigid views, and being unreceptive to new ideas
      2. Alternative spelling of narrow-minded.
      3. Limited in outlook or lacking in tolerance; not open-minded; bigoted, prejudiced, etc.
      1. Narrow-minded or ungenerous, especially in trifling matters:
      2. Having or showing a tendency to make much of small matters
      3. Of small importance; trivial:
      1. Having been belittled; humiliated:
      2. Limited in importance or significance; trivial:
      3. Little in size, esp. when compared with others of the same kind; not large or big; limited in size
      1. Blindly selfish, prejudiced, vindictive, etc.; petty; mean; narrow
      2. Not interested in (capable of) thinking about the big picture.
      3. Selfish, petty, constrained in thought, limited in scope of consideration.
    See also:

    limited

    wide

  3. Having the restricted outlook often characteristic of geographic isolation

      1. Of, or having the form of, an island
      2. Narrow-minded, illiberal, or provincial
      3. Circumscribed and detached in outlook and experience; narrow or provincial.
      1. Of or designating a partnership in which the liability of certain of its partners is limited to the amount of their individual investments
      2. Confined or restricted within certain limits:
      3. Having governmental or ruling powers restricted by enforceable limitations, as a constitution or a legislative body:
      1. Of or relating to a city, town, or district rather than a larger area:
      2. Of or affecting a specific part of the body:
      3. Not broad or general; not widespread:
      1. Having restricted or rigid views, and being unreceptive to new ideas
      2. Alternative spelling of narrow-minded.
      3. Limited in outlook or lacking in tolerance; not open-minded; bigoted, prejudiced, etc.
      1. Of, relating to, supported by, or located in a parish.
      2. Restricted to a small area or scope; narrow; limited; provincial
      3. Narrowly restricted in scope or outlook; provincial:
      1. Designating or of a style, esp. of 18th-cent. European furniture, that was characteristic of the provinces and was a simpler and plainer copy of the style characteristic of the capital and cultural centers
      2. Limited in perspective; narrow and self-centered.
      3. Having the ways, speech, attitudes, etc. of a certain province
      1. Of or characteristic of a small town; easygoing, unsophisticated, provincial, etc.
      2. Limited in outlook or experience; unsophisticated; provincial.
    See also:

    limited

Verb
  1. To make smaller or narrower

    See also:

    tighten

    wide

Another word for narrow

Modifier
  1. Lacking breadth

    See also:

    restricted