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English definition of “narrow”


verb [I or T] (LESS WIDE)    /ˈnær.əʊ/ US  /-oʊ/
C1 to become less wide or to make something less wide : The road narrows after the bridge . He narrowed his eyes in suspicion . They have narrowed the focus of the investigation , to concentrate on younger adults .figurative We must strive to narrow the gap between rich and poor .Narrow and thinBecoming and making smaller or lessBecoming and making less strong
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