adj 1: not wide; "a narrow bridge"; "a narrow line across the page"
2: limited in size or scope; "the narrow sense of a word"
3: lacking tolerance or flexibility or breadth of view; "a
brilliant but narrow-minded judge"; "narrow opinions"
] [ant: broad-minded
4: very limited in degree; "won by a narrow margin"; "a narrow
escape" [ant: wide
5: characterized by painstaking care and detailed examination;
"a minute inspection of the grounds"; "a narrow scrutiny";
"an exact and minute report" [syn: minute
n : a narrow strait connecting two bodies of water
v 1: make or become more narrow or restricted; "The selection was
narrowed"; "The road narrowed" [syn: contract
] [ant: widen
2: define clearly; "I cannot narrow down the rules for this
game" [syn: pin down
, peg down
, nail down
3: become more special; "We specialize in dried flowers" [syn:
, narrow down
] [ant: diversify
4: become tight or or as if tight; "Her throat constricted"