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English definition of “narrow-minded”

narrow-minded

adjective     /ˌnær.əʊˈmaɪn.dɪd/ US  /-oʊ-/ disapproving
C1 not willing to accept ideas or ways of behaving that are different from your own: narrow-minded opinions/views a narrow-minded person → Compare broad-mindedNarrow-minded narrow-mindedness     /ˌnær.əʊˈmaɪn.dɪd.nəs/ US  /-oʊ-/ noun [U] He wanted to escape from the narrow-mindedness of people in the village.Narrow-minded
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