Meaning of “narrow-minded” in the English Dictionary

"narrow-minded" in British English

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narrow-mindedadjective

uk /ˌnær.əʊˈmaɪn.dɪd/ us /ˌner.oʊˈmaɪn.dɪd/ disapproving
narrow-mindedness
noun [ U ] uk /ˌnær.əʊˈmaɪn.dɪd.nəs/ us /ˌner.oʊˈmaɪn.dɪd.nəs/

He wanted to escape from the narrow-mindedness of the people in the small town where he grew up.

(Definition of “narrow-minded” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"narrow-minded" in American English

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narrow-mindedadjective [ not gradable ]

us /ˈnær·oʊ ˈmɑɪn·dɪd/

unwilling to accept or consider other people's different ideas and behavior

(Definition of “narrow-minded” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)