What does narrow down mean?

Definitions for narrow down

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word narrow down.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. pin down, peg down, nail down, narrow down, narrow, specify(verb)

    define clearly

    "I cannot narrow down the rules for this game"

  2. specialize, specialise, narrow, narrow down(verb)

    become more focus on an area of activity or field of study

    "She specializes in Near Eastern history"

Wiktionary

  1. narrow down(Verb)

    Make more specific.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of narrow down in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of narrow down in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Rajan Bargotra:

    It is important to know why ELT has not worked as it could have helped narrow down the location of the plane.

  2. Trey Gowdy:

    I ’m trying to help the public, and Director Comey, kind of narrow down the universe of people who would have had access to that information to then leak it.

  3. Mitt Romney:

    I think it will probably narrow down at some point to a smaller group than 15, but I don't know who those (candidates) will be. I'm not sure they'll all be the eight that I'm closest to from a policy standpoint, it may be some I have a little more distance from.

  4. Alex Yampolskiy:

    They’re going to try to do some forensic work because those documents probably have been changed [over time], so that enables them to narrow down the period to when they were taken, once you say ‘this seems like it was a snapshot from this particular time,’ then they can look at audit logs of who had access to the document during that time frame.

  5. Carolyn Spencer Brown:

    Critic Editors ' live and breathe cruising, sailing year-round and covering every aspect of the industry -- from new ships and programs to updated amenities and features, with so many wonderful cruise options available, it's never an easy list to narrow down, but these awards truly represent the lines that our experts have recognized as the best of the best.

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Translations for narrow down

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • सीमित कर लेनाHindi

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