small-minded

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adjective small-mind·ed \ ˈsmȯl-ˈmīn-dəd \

Definition of small-minded

1 :having narrow interests, sympathies, or outlook
2 :typical of a small-minded person :marked by pettiness, narrowness, or meanness
  • small-minded conduct

small-mindedly

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small-mindedness

noun

First Known Use of small-minded

1811


SMALL-MINDED Defined for English Language Learners

small-minded

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Definition of small-minded for English Language Learners

  • : not interested in new or different ideas : not willing to accept the opinions of other people

  • : typical of a small-minded person



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