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Another word for parochial

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Adjective
  1. Having the restricted outlook often characteristic of geographic isolation

      1. Narrow-minded, illiberal, or provincial
      2. Of, or having the form of, an island
      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. Lacking flexibility; rigid:
      2. Limited in means; with hardly enough to live on
      3. Of small or limited width, especially in comparison with length.
      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. 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. Having the ways, speech, attitudes, etc. of a certain province
      3. Limited in perspective; narrow and self-centered.
      1. Of or characteristic of a small town; easygoing, unsophisticated, provincial, etc.
      2. Limited in outlook or experience; unsophisticated; provincial.
    See also:

    limited

Another word for parochial