narrowing

What is the definition of narrowing?

Definitions for narrowing

  • noun - the act of making something narrower
  • adjective - (of circumstances) tending to constrict freedom
  • adjective - becoming gradually narrower; "long tapering fingers"; "trousers with tapered legs"
  • noun - an instance of becoming narrow
  • noun - a decrease in width
  • Pronounciation of narrowing

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    Synonyms for narrowing

    tapered tapering constricting constrictive

    Antonyms for narrowing

    widening

    Holonyms for narrowing

    No holonyms found for narrowing.

    Hypernyms for narrowing

    form decrease configuration decrement change of shape contour shape conformation

    Hyponyms for narrowing

    constriction bottleneck coarctation chokepoint taper

    Meronyms for narrowing

    No meronyms found for narrowing.

    Sounds like narrowing

    narrowing narrowness nearness near miss neuronic nonharmonic