Origin of small-minded
Related formssmall-mind·ed·ly, adverbsmall-mind·ed·ness, noun
Examples from the Web for small-minded
It is the most small-minded interpretation of "journalism" there is.
This is, inarguably, a small-minded and small-hearted way to look at things, even by the usual silly standards for sports fans.Derek Jeter Down: Don’t Hate the Player, Hate the Yankees|David Roth|October 15, 2012|DAILY BEAST
But if pointed barbs from small-minded conservative commentators are what it takes to spur the country into action, then so be it.After Trayvon, Conservatives Discover Black-on-Black Violence|Mansfield Frazier|April 9, 2012|DAILY BEAST
This sort of thing happens among the short-sighted, small-minded Native Commissioners.The Rhodesian|Gertrude Page
He was small-minded enough to think that a subject overshadowed him, nec pluribus impar.
De Marsay, against whom many people chose to pit Lucien, giving a preference to the poet, was small-minded enough to resent this.Scenes from a Courtesan's Life|Honore de Balzac
The girl looked very pale and sad, and could not even raise a smile, at all the sharp manœuvres and small-minded whines of Pixie.Perlycross|R. D. Blackmore
But those about him, both men and women, are so commonplace and small-minded!Memoirs of the Duchesse de Dino v.1/3, 1831-1835|Dorothy Duchesse de Dino