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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A small margin; The property of being close; A restriction of range or scope; An inclination to criticize opposing opinions or shocking behavior.

Usage examples (38)
  • The landslide he had in the electoral college obscured the narrowness of a victory based on just 43% of the popular vote
  • The problem with achievement tests is the narrowness they impose on students
  • The attraction of the book is precisely its narrowness of focus
  • Frustrated by the narrowness of people's horizons for more
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