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adjective British English pronunciation: narrow /ˈnærəʊ/ 
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  1. 2
    limited in range or variety

    We are left with a relatively narrow range of options.

    1. a.
      limited in the way that you look at things and not willing to consider other ideas

      The book takes a rather narrow view of what we mean by civilization.

    2. b.
      limited or exact in meaning

      the court's narrow definition of a criminal act

  2. 3
    achieved with difficulty, in a way that shows how close the result was

    a narrow victory/escape/defeat

    Our resolution passed with the narrowest possible majority.

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