an instance of becoming narrow
a decrease in width
the act of making something narrower
tapered, tapering, narrowing(adj)
becoming gradually narrower
"long tapering fingers"; "trousers with tapered legs"
constricting, constrictive, narrowing(adj)
(of circumstances) tending to constrict freedom
The part of a stocking that is narrowed.
the act of contracting, or of making or becoming less in breadth or extent
the part of a stocking which is narrowed
The numerical value of narrowing in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of narrowing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
But the window of opportunity is fast narrowing.
We have made progress in narrowing the gaps, but those gaps still exist.
It requires the formal position of that religious body being advised to the government and approved by the government. This is a very significant narrowing.
If there is acid reflux, it can get aggravated by some vitamins and natural remedies, if that continues to be a problem, it can cause a narrowing in the esophagus. Taking a large bolus of anything, especially pills, it can get obstructed there.
Although Guo has been at the forefront of China's rights movement, he has also tried to keep a low profile, to remain in that narrowing space without being jailed, the fact that he's detained signals further tightening of the authorities' grip on China's civil society.
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