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synonyms for narrowing

  • contraction
  • consolidation
  • lessening
  • reduction
  • restricting
  • tightening
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antonyms for narrowing

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  • broadening
  • enlargement
  • opening
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How to use narrowing in a sentence

The wind-whipped blaze’s precise extent and the number of casualties, as people ran through narrow streets to escape, can only be guessed.
WHAT WAS NERO REALLY DOING WHILE ROME BURNED?DIANA PRESTONNOVEMBER 20, 2020WASHINGTON POST
In a mosaic, only certain combinations of these two parameters work, forming a narrow swath of shapes that could possibly result from something falling apart.
SCIENTISTS UNCOVER THE UNIVERSAL GEOMETRY OF GEOLOGYJOSHUA SOKOLNOVEMBER 19, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
On the upper floors, narrow corridors make it easy to bump into people on their way out of a side gallery.
YOU HAVE UNTIL NOV. 22 TO VISIT THESE SIX SMITHSONIAN MUSEUMS. HERE’S WHAT TO EXPECT.KELSEY ABLESNOVEMBER 19, 2020WASHINGTON POST
To narrow it down, Tuchman and her co-authors focused on the top 500 brands as measured by dollar sales.
DOES ADVERTISING ACTUALLY WORK? (PART 1: TV) (EP. 440)STEPHEN J. DUBNERNOVEMBER 19, 2020FREAKONOMICS
Whatever kind you get, an extender will narrow the space between your skin and the top of your mask.
THE BEST WAYS TO STOP A MASK FROM FOGGING UP YOUR GLASSES, RANKEDSANDRA GUTIERREZ G.NOVEMBER 18, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
Losses in the period after all narrowed from $533 million to $149 million.
CAN DOORDASH MAINTAIN ITS PANDEMIC BOOST?LUCINDA SHENNOVEMBER 16, 2020FORTUNE
A machine recount narrowed Bush’s margin of victory to 327 votes.
THERE’S LITTLE REASON TO EXPECT GEORGIA’S ELECTION RECOUNT TO CHANGE ANYTHINGARIC JENKINSNOVEMBER 12, 2020FORTUNE
That’s clearly not very general, but we’re on the cusp of that kind of thing—your kind of multi-tool AI where one AI can do several different things that narrow AI can already do.
PODCAST: CAN YOU TEACH A MACHINE COMMON SENSE?ANTHONY GREENNOVEMBER 11, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Democrats are likely to have the narrowest House majority in 20 years in the 117th Congress, and they will be facing the political head winds that have typically hampered the president’s party in congressional midterms.
HEAD OF HOUSE DEMOCRATIC CAMPAIGN COMMITTEE TO STEP ASIDE AFTER ELECTION LOSSESMIKE DEBONISNOVEMBER 10, 2020WASHINGTON POST
If that narrowed the race to Ross and Fedde, the Nationals could keep Fedde, 27, in an undefined role he has handled well.
WHAT’S MISSING FROM THE NATIONALS’ ROSTER? HERE’S AN EARLY LOOK.JESSE DOUGHERTYNOVEMBER 6, 2020WASHINGTON POST
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WORDS RELATED TO NARROWING

  • absorption
  • amassing
  • application
  • assembly
  • centering
  • centralization
  • close attention
  • clustering
  • coalescing
  • combination
  • compacting
  • compression
  • concern
  • congregation
  • consolidation
  • convergence
  • converging
  • debate
  • deliberation
  • fixing
  • flocking
  • focusing
  • heed
  • intensification
  • massing
  • narrowing
  • need
  • single-mindedness
  • study
  • unity
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