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narrow-minded

nar·row-mind·ed

narrow-minded

pronunciation:
nae ro maIn dihd
part of speech: adjective
definition: having or showing intolerance, inflexibility, or lack of interest in or respect for new information or the views of others; prejudiced.
synonyms:
insular, intolerant, petty, prejudiced
antonyms:
broad-minded, liberal, open-minded, tolerant
similar words:
biased, dogmatic, illiberal, inflexible, jaundiced, narrow, parochial, provincial, rigid, small, xenophobic
derivations: narrow-mindedly (adv.), narrow-mindedness (n.)