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Meaning of NARROW-MINDED

Pronunciation:  `narow'mIndid

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  lacking tolerance or flexibility or breadth of view; "a brilliant but narrow-minded judge"; "narrow opinions"
  2. [adj]  rigidly adhering to a particular sect or its doctrines
  3. [adj]  capable of being shocked
 

NARROW-MINDED is a 13 letter word that starts with N.

 

 Synonyms: closed-minded, close-minded, dogmatic, dogmatical, illiberal, intolerant, narrow, opinionated, opinionative, petty, sectarian, self-opinionated, shockable, small-minded
 
 Antonyms: broad-minded, unshockable
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Nar"row-mind`ed\, a.
Of narrow mental scope; illiberal; mean. --
{Nar"row-mind`ed*ness}, n.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: authoritarian, biased, bigot, bigoted, borne, closed, conservative, constricted, conventional, cramped, creedbound, deaf, deaf to reason, fanatical, fundamentalist, hidebound, illiberal, insular, intolerant, little, little-minded, mean, mean-minded, mean-spirited, narrow, narrow-hearted, narrow-souled, narrow-spirited, nearsighted, old-fashioned, old-fogyish, one-sided, opinionated, parochial, pettifogging, petty, prejudiced, provincial, purblind, puritanical, reactionary, shortsighted, small, small-minded, square, stiff-necked, straitlaced, strait-laced, stuffy, uncatholic, uncharitable, ungenerous, unliberal, unprogressive
 

 

 

 

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