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English definition of “narrow”

narrow

adjective (SMALL)   /ˈnær·oʊ/
having a small distance from one side to the other: Scenes from the movie were filmed in some of Rome’s ancient, narrow streets. Narrow also means slight, esp. as a measure of difference: He was defeated in the election by a narrow margin. It was a narrow victory, with the golf tournament decided by a single stroke. Narrow also means only just successful: He had a narrow escape, getting out of the car just before it burst into flames.
(Definition of narrow adjective (SMALL) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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