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A constricted section of a mountain pass, valley, or cave, or a gap or narrow passage between mountains.

What does it mean when you dream about being in a narrow space?

Dreaming about being in a narrow space can simply reflect the feeling that one has restricted options in some situation in one’s waking life. Can also represent a “narrow escape,” “narrow-mindedness,” or “the straight and narrow.”

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The still hypocritical calls for regime change, including in Syria, after what happened to Iraq when its former dictator was deposed, or in Libya, where Muammar Gaddafi was barbarously butchered, it seems to me, are made by the people who are at least narrow-minded, if not villains who simply enjoy or seek the destruction of countries and regions in the hope of getting their own benefit", Lavrov said.
Executives who tend to make decisions hastily, who don't have the capacity to listen to others with open minds and who are not willing to be engaged in any sort of critical thinking process can be easily described as narrow-minded personalities, unfit for executive positions
There are too many world conflicts caused by narrow-minded thinking.
Great news for any casting director who's looking for a deluded, narrow-minded old git who is clearly devoid of awareness, empathy or common sense.
Their approach will pave the way to certain illegal practices, and we oppose all these narrow-minded approaches [toward Turkey]," EcavuE-oy-lu said in his statement during the Seventh Ambassadors Conference in Ankara on Monday.
Which seems strange as that includes everyone who voted for us to join the Common Market; it also means that most parents and all grandparents, great-grandparents and their ancestors were all uncaring narrow-minded hypocrites, whose malicious ideas, beliefs and culture should be permanently erased from our memories.
She regards the politics of focusing solely on European integration as narrow-minded bearing in mind what the Union has transformed into since the early 1990s.
I'm all for democracy but I think it's a bit narrow-minded just to vote for someone from your county whether they're good or not.
Summary: The UAE yesterday lambasted targeting of the Gulf cooperation Council (GCC) by some foreign organisations, saying that what is happening in some of the Gulf countries is the creation of narrow-minded partisanship.
The inability to launch a rejuvenated, slimmed-down economic forum to replace the unwieldy government-scrapped Northwest Development Agency, smacks of narrow-minded self-preservation of organisations past their sell-by date, at the expense of common sense and the public good.
Set in late 19th century Germany, Deffro'r Gwanwyn concerns teenage puberty and emotions in the shadow of narrow-minded elders.
Summary: Marrakech - HM King Mohammed VI said that the Arab Maghreb Union continues to be plagued by the repercussions of narrow-minded calculations regarding the artificial dispute over the Moroccan Sahara.