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British English: /ˈnarəʊ/
American English: /ˈnɛroʊ/

Translation of narrow in Arabic:


  • 1
    (in width) (street, gap, bridge)
    the road is too narrow for cars to pass
    الطَريقُ ضَيِّقٌ جِدًّا وَلا يَسْمَحُ بِمُرورِ السَيّاراتِ
  • 2
    (in degree) (majority, margin)
    to have a narrow lead
    كانَ مُتَقَدِّماً بِفارِقٍ ضَئيلٍ
    a narrow victory
    فَوْز هَزيل
    we had a narrow escape
    نَجَوْنا بِأُعْجوبةٍ

transitive verb/فعل متعد

  • 2
    (to reduce)
    قَلَّلَ (a gap, deficit, margin)
    their lead has been narrowed to five percentage points
    تَراجَعَ تَقَدُّمُهُمْ لِيُصْبِحَ خَمْسَ نِقاطٍ مِئَويّةٍ
  • 3
    (with width)
    ضَيَّقَ (a road, river, somebody's arteries)
    to narrow one's eyes
    ضَيَّقَ عَيْنَيْهِ

intransitive verb/فعل غير متعد

  • 1
    (streets, rivers, valleys) (in width)
  • 2
    (to decrease) (gaps, deficits, margins)
    the Liberals' lead has narrowed to a single point
    تَراجَعَ تَقَدُّمُ الليبِراليّينَ لِيُصْبِحَ نُقْطةً واحِدةً

also: narrows plural noun/جمع


the straight and narrow

الطَريق القَويم

Phrasal verbs

narrow down

narrow [something] down, narrow down [something]
قَلَّلَ [شَيْئاً] (a number, the choices)
ضَيَّقَ نِطاقَ [شَيْءٍ] (one's research, an investigation)
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