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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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Rhymes with Narrow Gauge

  • disengage
  • backstage
  • upstage
  • under-age
  • restage
  • onstage
  • offstage
  • bethpage
  • enrage
  • engage
  • assuage
  • stage
  • schrage
  • osage
  • krage
  • grage
  • drage
  • wrage
  • wage
  • sage
  • rage
  • paige
  • page
  • lage
  • kage
  • hage
  • gaige
  • gage
  • cage
  • age

Sentences with narrow-gauge


1. Noun Phrase
This narrow gauge train does a circuit from Georgetown through the picturesque community of Silver Plume and back.

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. gauge

verb. ['ˈgeɪdʒ'] judge tentatively or form an estimate of (quantities or time).

Synonyms

  • reckon
  • guess
  • compute
  • give
  • calculate
  • misgauge
  • estimate
  • set
  • count
  • judge
  • put
  • lowball
  • guesstimate
  • place
  • quantise
  • work out
  • figure
  • assess
  • cipher
  • quantize
  • cypher
  • make
  • truncate
  • approximate

Antonyms

  • debit
  • disarrange
  • deglycerolize
  • pressurize

Etymology

  • gage (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. gauge

noun. ['ˈgeɪdʒ'] a measuring instrument for measuring and indicating a quantity such as the thickness of wire or the amount of rain etc..

Synonyms

  • depth gauge
  • vacuum gauge
  • measuring device
  • vacuum gage
  • petrol gage
  • strain gauge
  • wire gauge
  • gage
  • dipstick
  • wind gage
  • surface gauge
  • strain gage
  • water gage
  • udometer
  • surface gage
  • pressure gage
  • pressure gauge
  • gasoline gauge
  • water glass
  • measuring system
  • anemometer
  • rain gauge
  • gas gauge
  • measuring instrument
  • wire gage
  • rain gage
  • depth gage
  • gasoline gage
  • wind gauge
  • scribing block
  • water gauge
  • gas gage
  • pluviometer

Antonyms

  • overvalue
  • divide
  • multiply
  • integrate

Etymology

  • gage (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. gauge

verb. ['ˈgeɪdʒ'] adapt to a specified measurement.

Synonyms

  • standardize

Antonyms

  • forbid
  • disallow

Etymology

  • gage (Middle English (1100-1500))
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