Dictionary Results for narrowing


1. narrowing - noun

· an instance of becoming narrow

Hypernym(s): shape, form, configuration, contour, conformation




2. narrowing - noun

· a decrease in width

Hypernym(s): decrease, decrement

Antonym(s): widening




3. narrowing - noun

· the act of making something narrower

Hypernym(s): change_of_shape

Antonym(s): widening




4. narrow - verb

· make or become more narrow or restricted; "The selection was narrowed"; "The road narrowed"

Synonym(s): contract

Hypernym(s): change

Antonym(s): widen




5. narrow - verb

· define clearly; "I cannot narrow down the rules for this game"

Synonym(s): pin_down, peg_down, nail_down, narrow_down, specify

Hypernym(s): determine




6. narrow - verb

· become more focused on an area of activity or field of study; "She specializes in Near Eastern history"

Synonym(s): specialize, specialise, narrow_down

Hypernym(s): change, alter, vary




7. narrow - verb

· become tight or as if tight; "Her throat constricted"

Synonym(s): constrict, constringe

Hypernym(s): tighten




8. narrowing - adjective

· becoming gradually narrower; "long tapering fingers"; "trousers with tapered legs"

Synonym(s): tapered, tapering




9. narrowing - adjective

· (of circumstances) tending to constrict freedom

Synonym(s): constricting, constrictive





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