(redirected from narrow down)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Idioms.
Related to narrow down: look over, come through, awaited, overhyped, scrutinised, coming along


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.”

References in periodicals archive ?
Depending on what remains were turned over, the pathologists can turn to a variety of technologies that narrow down the identity of the body, even one left in the jungle for decades.
The researchers are now trying to arrange another cruise to narrow down this range before the U.
At the end of this month, the Police Commission will narrow down the six semifinalists and will recommend and rank its three favorite candidates to Mayor Richard Riordan, who will make the final selection.
The researchers used a video camera equipped with an image-intensifier tube to record the image digitally, and note that the system eliminated the need for an aperture-restricting diaphragm to narrow down the amount of sky in view.
Now, at the end of the year and working with 15 product categories, our editors must even further narrow down these selections: EDN's hot 100 products of 2005.
The school board was expected to narrow down the field this week, said Saugus Assistant Superintendent Ron Saltinski, and then perhaps notify the job finalists for interviews.
With this 142-page report, you'll learn how to make the right choices in this huge supply market and begin to narrow down the long list of USB flash drive suppliers.
When (prosecutors) are involved in the investigations of their cases, they are able to narrow down the possibilities that a defendant might try to use as a last-minute defense,'' Berman said.