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small-minded

[ smawl-mahyn-did ]
/ ˈsmɔlˈmaɪn dɪd /
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adjective
selfish, petty, or narrow-minded.
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Origin of small-minded

First recorded in 1840–50

OTHER WORDS FROM small-minded

small-mind·ed·ly, adverbsmall-mind·ed·ness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for small-minded

small-minded

adjective
narrow-minded; petty; intolerant; mean

Derived forms of small-minded

small-mindedly, adverbsmall-mindedness, noun
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