Traducción de narrow en español:
- 1 1.1 (not wide) to get o become narrowerestrecharseangostarse (especially Latin America)Oraciones de ejemplo1.2 (slender)
(margin)(win/victory)to have a narrow escapeconseguido por un escaso margensalvarse de milagro or [colloquial] por un pelo or por los pelosOraciones de ejemplo
- Fabric is woven in relatively narrow widths and long lengths, cut and assembled side-to-side for garments, blankets and other textile uses.
- Shin length pants, narrow or flared at the bottom.
- Laminate flooring is made of long, narrow lengths of high-density fibre, generally with a photograph of wood on top, coated with an acrylic lacquer.
- Instant polls following the debate suggested a narrow win for Obama.
- Brisbane's narrow win was marred by a refereeing controversy in the 32nd minute.
- Suddenly, the Claytons were looking at possible defeat rather than a narrow victory.
- 2 (restricted)(range/horizons/view)from a narrow perspectivein the narrowest sense of the wordcon una perspectiva estrecha or limitadaen el sentido más estricto de la palabraOraciones de ejemplo
Oraciones de ejemplo
- Like others, we have huge concerns about scopes of practice becoming narrow and restrictive.
- The applicant's construction gives it a very narrow scope, virtually limited to prohibiting what is already an offence under the general criminal law.
- Provincial co-management regimes are typically narrow in scope as well as limited in formal powers.
- Passion and commitment can be rather focused, occasionally ranging into the narrow point of view.
- There are many objections that spring to mind - is that not a narrow view, intolerant, prejudicial to the good health of society?
- Those who accuse us of social engineering often have very narrow, rigid view about the way the world should be and everyone should conform with that.
- 3 (exact, thorough) [formal]Oraciones de ejemplo
- He is a conservative in this strict and narrow sense.
- Although the Old Testament is a literature about an ancient people called Israel, it is not simply a national literature in any narrow sense.
- Here I am thinking primarily of ethical difficulties, not linguistic or literary difficulties in the narrow sense.
- 1.1 the accident narrowed the road to two lanesshe narrowed her eyesel accidente dejó la carretera reducida a dos carriles(against the sun)entrecerró los ojos(with suspicion)to narrow the gapfrunció el ceño1.2reducir la distanciaOraciones de ejemplo
- From this haunted ridge the road curves down to Tiquina, where the lake narrows to a strait less than a kilometer wide.
- The pace soon slows as the road narrows to a rocky rollercoaster single track, changing often and abruptly and leaving most newcomers flailing for gears.
- Beyond Nakalele the road grows more scenic as it narrows to barely a lane and a half wide in places; go slow and honk on blind hairpin turns.
- 1.1(decrease in width) (road/river/valley)estrecharseangostarse (especially Latin America)(gap)1.2reducirse(field)restringirse(options/odds)reducirseOraciones de ejemplo
- First, the scope of censorship has narrowed to such an extent that entire domains are now almost a free-for-all.
- Thirdly, some States have passed implementing legislation that in fact restricts or narrows the scope of grounds of jurisdiction laid down in international treaties.
- These opportunities are not narrowed to the chosen few in select parties.
Verbos con partícula
- 1verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + objectto narrow something down
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