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narrow

 
Adjective narrow has 5 senses
  1. narrow - not wide; "a narrow bridge"; "a narrow line across the page"
    Antonyms:
    wide, broad, beamy, bird's-eye, panoramic, broad-brimmed, citywide, countywide, countrywide, nationwide, deep, heavy, thick, in width, in breadth, schoolwide, spreading, statewide, stretching, wide-spreading, sweeping, wide-screen, fanlike
  2. narrow - limited in size or scope; "the narrow sense of a word"
    Antonyms:
    unlimited, limitless (indirect, via limited)
  3. narrow-minded, narrow - lacking tolerance or flexibility or breadth of view; "a brilliant but narrow-minded judge"; "narrow opinions"
  4. narrow - very limited in degree; "won by a narrow margin"; "a narrow escape"
    Antonyms:
    wide, comfortable
  5. minute, narrow - characterized by painstaking care and detailed examination; "a minute inspection of the grounds"; "a narrow scrutiny"; "an exact and minute report"
    Antonym: careless (indirect, via careful)
Noun narrow has 1 sense
  1. narrow - a narrow strait connecting two bodies of water
    --1 is a kind of
    strait, sound
    --1 has particulars: Verrazano Narrows
    Derived form: verb narrow1
Verb narrow has 4 senses
  1. narrow, contract - make or become more narrow or restricted; "The selection was narrowed"; "The road narrowed"
    --1 is one way to change
    Antonyms: widen
    Derived forms: noun narrow1, noun narrowing3
    Sample sentences:
    Something ----s
    Somebody ----s something
    Something ----s something
  2. pin down, peg down, nail down, narrow down, narrow, specify - define clearly; "I cannot narrow down the rules for this game"
    --2 is one way to determine
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s something PP
  3. specialize, specialise, narrow, narrow down - become more special; "We specialize in dried flowers"
    --3 is one way to change, alter, vary
    Sample sentences:
    Something ----s
    Somebody ----s
    Something is ----ing PP
    Somebody ----s PP
  4. constrict, constringe, narrow - become tight or as if tight; "Her throat constricted"
    --4 is one way to tighten
    Derived form: noun narrowing1
    Sample sentences:
    Something ----s
    Somebody ----s something
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