HyperDic: narrow-minded

English > 3 senses of the word narrow-minded:
ADJECTIVEallnarrow-minded, shockablecapable of being shocked
allnarrow-minded, narrowlacking tolerance or flexibility or breadth of view
allnarrow-mindedrigidly adhering to a particular sect or its doctrines
English > narrow-minded: 3 senses > adjective 1
Meaningcapable of being shocked.
Synonymshockable
Oppositeunshockable, broad-mindedIncapable of being shocked
English > narrow-minded: 3 senses > adjective 2
Meaninglacking tolerance or flexibility or breadth of view.
Example"a brilliant but narrow-minded judge"
Synonymnarrow
Narrowerclose-minded, closed-mindednot ready to receive to new ideas
dogmatic, dogmaticalCharacterized by assertion of unproved or unprovable principles
illiberal, intolerantnarrow-minded about cherished opinions
opinionated, opinionative, self-opinionatedobstinate in your opinions
petty, small-mindedcontemptibly narrow in outlook
See alsonarrownot wide
Oppositebroad-mindedInclined to respect views and beliefs that differ from your own
Spanishestrecho de miras, intolerante
Catalanintolerant
Nounsnarrow-mindednessan inclination to criticize opposing opinions or shocking behavior
Adverbsnarrow-mindedlyin a narrow-minded manner
English > narrow-minded: 3 senses > adjective 3
Meaningrigidly adhering to a particular sect or its doctrines.
Broadersectarianbelonging to or characteristic of a sect
Nounsnarrow-mindednessan inclination to criticize opposing opinions or shocking behavior

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