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1. narrow

adjective. ['ˈnɛroʊ, ˈnæroʊ'] not wide.

Synonyms

  • constrictive
  • straplike
  • constricting
  • narrowing
  • thin
  • narrow-mouthed
  • breadth
  • tapering
  • narrow-minded
  • width
  • slender
  • strait
  • limited
  • narrowed

Antonyms

  • broad-minded
  • wide
  • thick
  • thinness

Etymology

  • narow (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Narrow Boat

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  • misquote
  • 'inner-quote
  • 'end-quote
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  • unquote
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  • promote
  • overwrote
  • vannote
  • uncoat
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  • outvote
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  • devote
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2. narrow

adjective. ['ˈnɛroʊ, ˈnæroʊ'] limited in size or scope.

Antonyms

  • mesomorphic

Etymology

  • narow (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. narrow

verb. ['ˈnɛroʊ, ˈnæroʊ'] make or become more narrow or restricted.

Synonyms

  • contract
  • change
  • taper off

Antonyms

  • widen
  • stupidity
  • increasing
  • nonsectarian

Etymology

  • narow (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. narrow

adjective. ['ˈnɛroʊ, ˈnæroʊ'] lacking tolerance or flexibility or breadth of view.

Synonyms

  • petty
  • self-opinionated
  • illiberal
  • small-minded
  • narrow-minded
  • dogmatical
  • close-minded
  • closed-minded
  • intolerant
  • dogmatic
  • opinionative

Antonyms

  • unrestrictive
  • widening
  • increment
  • increase

Etymology

  • narow (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. narrow

verb. ['ˈnɛroʊ, ˈnæroʊ'] become more focus on an area of activity or field of study.

Synonyms

  • alter
  • overspecialize
  • change
  • specialize
  • narrow down
  • overspecialise
  • specialise

Antonyms

  • unshockable
  • awkward
  • big
  • large

Etymology

  • narow (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. narrow

verb. ['ˈnɛroʊ, ˈnæroʊ'] define clearly.

Synonyms

  • determine
  • concretize
  • nail down
  • peg down
  • narrow down
  • pin down

Antonyms

  • unrestricted
  • general
  • nonspecific
  • unqualified

Etymology

  • narow (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. narrow

verb. ['ˈnɛroʊ, ˈnæroʊ'] become tight or as if tight.

Synonyms

  • constrict
  • astringe
  • tighten
  • constringe

Antonyms

  • spirited
  • thickly
  • wideness
  • narrowness

Etymology

  • narow (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. narrow

adjective. ['ˈnɛroʊ, ˈnæroʊ'] very limited in degree.

Synonyms

  • marginal

Antonyms

  • gain
  • thicken

Etymology

  • narow (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. boat

noun. ['ˈboʊt'] a small vessel for travel on water.

Synonyms

  • mail boat
  • sea boat
  • bumboat
  • guard boat
  • police boat
  • watercraft
  • flatboat
  • powerboat
  • gunboat
  • tower
  • ark
  • longboat
  • motorboat
  • steamboat
  • packet
  • hoy
  • junk
  • ferryboat
  • ferry
  • surfboat
  • pinnace
  • cutter
  • canal boat
  • packet boat
  • tugboat
  • towboat
  • river boat
  • Mackinaw boat
  • small boat
  • gondola
  • narrow boat
  • tug
  • lugger
  • fireboat
  • narrowboat
  • boat whistle
  • barge
  • lighter
  • scow
  • mackinaw
  • mailboat
  • punt
  • tender
  • ship's boat
  • pilot boat

Antonyms

  • repel
  • push
  • linger
  • pull

Etymology

  • bat (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • boot (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. boat

noun. ['ˈboʊt'] a dish (often boat-shaped) for serving gravy or sauce.

Synonyms

  • sauceboat
  • argyll
  • argyle
  • dish
  • gravy holder

Antonyms

  • inedible
  • underbid
  • outbid
  • unloving

Etymology

  • bat (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • boot (Middle English (1100-1500))

Example sentences of the word narrow-boat


1. Noun Phrase
You can rent a narrow boat in England, or a 2-12 berth cabin cruiser to explore Europe’s largest artificial lake, Grand Lago in Portugal.

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