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Engelsk navneord: narrowness

1. narrowness (om egenskab) the property of being narrow; having little width


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe narrowness of the road.


Mindre specifikke termerbreadth, width


Mere specifikke termerfineness, thinness


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)broadness, wideness

2. narrowness (om erkendelse) an inclination to criticize opposing opinions or shocking behavior


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)narrow-mindedness


Mindre specifikke termerintolerance


Mere specifikke termerdenominationalism, parochialism, pettiness, provincialism, sectarianism


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)broad-mindedness

3. narrowness (om erkendelse) a restriction of range or scope


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe problem with achievement tests is the narrowness they impose on students.
The attraction of the book is precisely its narrowness of focus.
Frustrated by the narrowness of people's horizons.


Mindre specifikke termerlimitation, restriction

4. narrowness (om egenskab) a small margin


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe president was not humbled by his narrow margin of victory.
The landslide he had in the electoral college obscured the narrowness of a victory based on just 43% of the popular vote.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)narrow margin, slimness


Mindre specifikke termermargin









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