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Definition 1: lacking tolerance or flexibility or breadth of view - [adjective denoting all]

Samples where narrow-minded or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a brilliant but narrow-minded judge
  • narrow opinions

Synonyms for narrow-minded in the sense of this definition

(narrow-minded is similar to ...) not ready to receive to new ideas

(narrow-minded is similar to ...) characterized by assertion of unproved or unprovable principles

(narrow-minded is similar to ...) narrow-minded about cherished opinions

(narrow-minded is similar to ...) obstinate in your opinions

(narrow-minded is similar to ...) contemptibly narrow in outlook

"petty little comments" "disgusted with their small-minded pettiness"

(means also ...) not wide

"a narrow bridge" "a narrow line across the page"

Definition 2: capable of being shocked - [adjective denoting all]

Synonyms for narrow-minded in the sense of this definition

Definition 3: rigidly adhering to a particular sect or its doctrines - [adjective satellite denoting all]

(narrow-minded is similar to ...) belonging to or characteristic of a sect

"a sectarian mind" "the negations of sectarian ideology" "sectarian squabbles in psychology"

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