Definition for Narrow

narrow, adj. [OE nearu, unpleasant, dismal, sad, distressed.]

  1. Strait; constricted; [fig.] rigorous; demanding; strenuous; hard to pass through.
  2. Squinting; partially closed; [fig.] critical; prejudiced; scrutinizing; lacking sympathy.
  3. Thin; sparse.
  4. Small; limited; of little extent; [fig.] modest; mortal.
  5. Scanty; meager; not generous.
  6. Near; within a small distance.
  7. Pinched; constraining.

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