from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Having a narrow or selfish attitude.
  • adj. Characterized by pettiness or selfishness.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Selfish, petty, constrained in thought, limited in scope of consideration.
  • adj. Not interested in (or capable of) thinking about the big picture.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. contemptibly narrow in outlook


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