Definition of "narrow-mindedness" []

  • Having a biased or illiberal viewpoint; bigoted, intolerant, or prejudiced (adjective)
  • The state of being narrow-minded (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "narrow-mindedness" in a sentence
  • "NPR often embodies the very things it claims to stand against: unfairness, narrow-mindedness and reactionary policies."
  • "Despite what my tired and mangled words may have implied, they were never intended to suggest any sort of narrow-mindedness and should never have been made."
  • "Their refusal to give into the narrow-mindedness or ignorance that leads to such thinking was inspiring and much more in keeping with Stegner's reminder that it is our ability to cooperate and create, not our ability to go it alone, that sustains us in Colorado."