Translation of "narrow" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /ˈnær·əʊ/ us /ˈnær·oʊ/

B1 being only a small distance from one side to the other

a narrow street
narrow shoulders

(Translation of “narrow” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


adjective /ˈnӕrəu/

having or being only a small distance from side to side

a narrow road
The bridge is too narrow for large lorries to cross.

only just managed

a narrow escape.

(of ideas, interests or experience) not extensive enough

a narrow outlook on life.
narrowly adverb

closely; only just

por poco
The ball narrowly missed his head.
narrows noun plural

a narrow sea-passage; a channel or strait

the narrows of the Kiang River.
narrow-minded adjective

unwilling to accept ideas different from one’s own

de miras estrechas, estrecho de miras
He has such a narrow-minded view of the world.

(Translation of “narrow” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)