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  Words related to narrowing

Related / Similar Words: constricting, constrictive, tapered, tapering

 

Definition:
  • the act of making something narrower;
  • an instance of becoming narrow;
  • a decrease in width;
  • (of circumstances) tending to constrict freedom;
  • becoming gradually narrower; "long tapering fingers"; "trousers with tapered legs";

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    Hyponyms: coarctation, taper, constriction, bottleneck, chokepoint

     

    Derivational Morphology: narrow, contract, constrict, constringe

     

     
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