Synonyms for narrow
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English Synonyms and Antonyms2.0 / 1 vote
absolute, boundless, countless, eternal, illimitable, immeasurable, infinite, innumerable, interminable, limitless, measureless, numberless, unbounded, unconditioned, unfathomable, unlimited, unmeasured
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Princeton's WordNet3.0 / 2 votes
a narrow strait connecting two bodies of water
"a narrow bridge"; "a narrow line across the page"
limited in size or scope
"the narrow sense of a word"
lacking tolerance or flexibility or breadth of view
"a brilliant but narrow-minded judge"; "narrow opinions"
very limited in degree
"won by a narrow margin"; "a narrow escape"
characterized by painstaking care and detailed examination
"a minute inspection of the grounds"; "a narrow scrutiny"; "an exact and minute report"
make or become more narrow or restricted
"The selection was narrowed"; "The road narrowed"
peg down, sign, condense, nail down, sign up, specialize, abbreviate, constrict, press, shrink, specialise, take, undertake, foreshorten, cut, shorten, constringe, narrow down, specify, squeeze, get, compress, contract, sign on, abridge, concentrate, reduce, pin down, compact
pin down, peg down, nail down, narrow down, narrow, specifyverb
"I cannot narrow down the rules for this game"
particularise, constrict, qualify, pin up, destine, nail, peg down, fix, trap, delineate, pin down, determine, particularize, assign, define, specify, finalise, intend, nail down, contract, designate, specialize, delimit, specialise, constringe, peg, set apart, delimitate, stipulate, limit, set, condition, finalize, narrow down, settle
specialize, specialise, narrow, narrow downverb
become more focus on an area of activity or field of study
"She specializes in Near Eastern history"
constrict, constringe, narrowverb
become tight or as if tight
"Her throat constricted"
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of little breadth
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Animals, in their generation, are wiser than the sons of men but their wisdom is confined to a few particulars, and lies in a very narrow compass.
It's not a bad business idea, you see a need -- it's a narrow, very specific kind of need -- and you fill it. Just as the likes of WeWork and Regus [ co-working spaces ] have grown off a particular narrow need... I can see the same thing happening there.
For the ordinary man is passive. Within a narrow circle (home life, and perhaps the trade unions or local politics) he feels himself master of his fate, but against major events he is as helpless as against the elements. So far from endeavouring to influence the future, he simply lies down and lets things happen to him.
I want to lower everyones expectations. We arent going to join a narrow right-wing government or a narrow left-wing government.
Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness.
Translations for narrow
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- тар, тарайтыу, тарайыуBashkir
- angost, estret, estretaCatalan, Valencian
- ⱘⰸⱏⰽⱏ, ѫзъкъOld Church Slavonic, Church Slavonic, Old Bulgarian
- smal, tæt, snæver, snævresDanish
- schmal, eng, schlank, begrenztGerman
- στενός, στενεύωGreek
- mallarĝa, streta, malvastaEsperanto
- angosto, estrechar, angostar, estrecho, estrecharseSpanish
- تنگ, باریکPersian
- kaventaa, kaventua, kapeaFinnish
- trongur, smalka, smalur, trongligur, snævurFaroese
- étroit, rétrécir, réduire, étroiteFrench
- smelWestern Frisian
- caol, cúngIrish
- cumhang, caolScottish Gaelic
- estreito, angostoGalician
- तंग, संकीर्णHindi
- szűk, keskenyHungarian
- þröngur, þétturIcelandic
- stretto, stretta, angustoItalian
- 좁은, 좁다, 제한된Korean
- angustō, angustus, angustiasLatin
- smaal, nejLimburgish, Limburgan, Limburger
- ကျဉ်းကျပ်, ကျဉ်းBurmese
- smal, nauwDutch
- zwężać się, wąski, zwężać, zawężać, wąskaPolish
- estreitar, estreitar-se, estreita, estreito, limitarPortuguese
- îngust, îngusta, strâmtRomanian
- сужа́ть, су́зить, су́зиться, тесный, узкий, сужа́тьсяRussian
- су́зити, súziti, у̏зак, уски, uski, ȕzakSerbo-Croatian
- ngushtoj, ngushtëAlbanian
- långsmal, smal, trångSwedish
- ఇరుకైన, సన్ననిTelugu
- darlaşmak, dar, daralmakTurkish
- chật hẹp, hẹp, chật, eo hẹpVietnamese
- stroet, stroeteWalloon
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