That is ironic politically because just this spring Obama asked Congress to narrow the 2001 AUMF or even consider phasing it out.
Wielding actual power in the highest position is very different from games and principles expressive of a narrow focus down below.
There are narrow, ten-foot-high bushes just beyond the gas meter.
Instead, there is relentless calm and calculation and a narrow definition of what is politically possible.
But her narrow victory may matter little in the general election.
He walked up and down, sometimes in the narrow room, sometimes in the garden.
The Grand Army could have crossed that narrow strip of water.
He puts the body in the walnut box, which is too short and too narrow.
The dikes are narrow, raised pathways beside the basins and between them.
But I thought of the old woman in the narrow despised street.
Old English nearu "narrow, constricted, limited; petty; causing difficulty, oppressive; strict, severe," from West Germanic *narwaz "narrowness" (cf. Frisian nar, Old Saxon naru, Middle Dutch nare, Dutch naar); not found in other Germanic languages and of unknown origin. The narrow seas (c.1400) were the waters between Great Britain and the continent and Ireland. Related: Narrowness.
Old English nearwian "to force in, cramp, confine; become smaller, shrink;" see narrow (adj.). Related: Narrowed; narrowing.
c.1200, nearewe "narrow part, place, or thing," from narrow (adj.). Old English nearu (n.) meant "danger, distress, difficulty," also "prison, hiding place."