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narrow–minded

adjective nar·row–mind·ed \-ˈmīn-dəd\

: not willing to accept opinions, beliefs, or behaviors that are unusual or different from your own

Full Definition of NARROW-MINDED

:  lacking in tolerance or breadth of vision :  petty
nar·row–mind·ed·ly adverb
nar·row–mind·ed·ness noun

First Known Use of NARROW-MINDED

1625
NARROW-MINDEDNESS Defined for Kids

narrow–minded

adjective nar·row–mind·ed \ˌner-ō-ˈmīn-dəd\

Definition of NARROW-MINDED for Kids

nar·row–mind·ed·ly adverb
nar·row–mind·ed·ness noun

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