Definitions For Narrow


  • A narrow strait connecting two bodies of water


  • Become tight or as if tight
  • Make or become more narrow or restricted
  • Become more focused on an area of activity or field of study
  • Define clearly
  • To make (something) less wide
  • To become less wide
  • To make (something) smaller in amount or range


  • Lacking tolerance or flexibility or breadth of view
  • Not wide
  • Very limited in degree


  • Characterized by painstaking care and detailed examination
  • Limited in size or scope

Is Narrow a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Narrow is worth 9 points in Scrabble and 10 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Narrow in a Sentence

  • The city's ancient streets are too narrow for buses.
  • We crossed at the narrowest part of the river.
  • His shoulders are very narrow.
  • The path was narrowed by overgrowth.
  • His eyes narrowed as he focused on the words in front of him.
  • The vase narrows at its top.

Synonyms for Narrow

Antonyms for Narrow

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