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nar·row·ing

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  1. narrowingnoun

    an instance of becoming narrow

    Antonyms:
    widening, broadening, broad, wide

  2. narrowingnoun

    a decrease in width

    Antonyms:
    widening, broadening, broad, wide

  3. narrowingadjective

    the act of making something narrower

    Antonyms:
    widening, broadening, wide, broad

  4. tapered, tapering, narrowingadjective

    becoming gradually narrower

    "long tapering fingers"; "trousers with tapered legs"

    Synonyms:
    constricting, dwindling, tapered, tapering, tapering off, constrictive

    Antonyms:
    broadening, widening, wide, broad

  5. constricting, constrictive, narrowingadjective

    (of circumstances) tending to constrict freedom

    Synonyms:
    limiting, tapered, confining, restricting, constrictive, constraining, constricting, tapering

    Antonyms:
    widening, broadening, broad, wide

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  1. narrowingnoun

    Synonyms:
    contraction, reduction, constriction, limitation circumscription

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How to use narrowing in a sentence?

  1. William Sweet:

    What we thought was extremely rare, large floods invading coastal cities on a regular basis, is becoming more and more probable, the gap between our infrastructure and the global sea level is narrowing.

  2. Sergio Ermotti:

    I think Frankfurt is a location of choice. There are different, other locations that could come into consideration, i think about Amsterdam, I think about Madrid ... As we speak, we are narrowing down really the options.

  3. President Barack Obama:

    We have made progress in narrowing the gaps, but those gaps still exist.

  4. Ty Seidule:

    Every name either originated from or resonated with the local communities. The feedback we received assisted us in narrowing the options and proved vital in helping us reach our final recommendations.

  5. Nick Stamenkovic:

    At the very least it appears the gap between the IMF and the Germans appears to be narrowing and that has been very well received by investors.


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