Synonyms and Antonyms of insular
not broad or open in views or opinions an insular community that is not receptive of new ideas, especially from outsiders Synonyms of insular illiberal, narrow, Lilliputian, little, narrow-minded, parochial, petty, picayune, provincial, sectarian, small, small-mindedWords Related to insular inflexible, ironbound, obdurate, obstinate, rigid, set, stubborn, unyielding, wrongheaded; bigoted, intolerant; biased, discriminating, discriminatory, jaundiced, one-sided, partial, partisan, prejudiced; brass bound, hidebound, old-fashioned, reactionary, stodgy, straitlaced (or straightlaced), stuffy; dogmatic (also dogmatical), opinionated, opinionative; limited; hick, unsophisticatedNear Antonyms of insular impartial, nonpartisan, objective, unbiased, unprejudiced; freethinkingAntonyms of insular broad-minded, catholic, cosmopolitan, liberal, open, open-minded, receptive, tolerant
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