narrow-minded


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You are talking like narrow-minded, ignorant little squireens.
This unavoidable appearance of mystery, and the strictly retired life which my studies compel me to lead, offend the narrow-minded people in my part of the county, close to Barkingham; and the unpopularity of my pursuits has followed me here.
All the nonsense of narrow-minded people, because he lives a retired life, and is engaged in finding out chemical secrets which the ignorant public don't know how to appreciate.
Anytus is the type of the narrow-minded man of the world, who is indignant at innovation, and equally detests the popular teacher and the true philosopher.
Yes, gentlemen," continued the orator, "in spite of the opinions of certain narrow-minded people, who would shut up the human race upon this globe, as within some magic circle which it must never outstep, we shall one day travel to the moon, the planets, and the stars, with the same facility, rapidity, and certainty as we now make the voyage from Liverpool to New York
The former was the widow of a substantial farmer, a narrow-minded, tattling old gossip, whose character is not worth describing.
His father was a narrow-minded trader and saw idleness and ruin in the aspirations and ambition of his son.
A violent revolution falls into the hands of narrow-minded fanatics and of tyrannical hypocrites at first.
A hundred times in every week, some new most paltry exhibition of that narrow-minded and injurious Party Spirit, which is the Simoom of America, sickening and blighting everything of wholesome life within its reach, was forced upon my notice; but I never turned my back upon it with feelings of such deep disgust and measureless contempt, as when I crossed the threshold of this madhouse.
Mr Hunt stop being so blinkered and narrow-minded and man up to the job by coming to the negotiating table to negotiate with the BMA without any pre-conditions so the matter can be resolved.
I suggest it is the similar narrow-minded, anti-English brigade he associates with.
Andy Tuscher, Yorkshire region director at EEF, said: "What the public and business want to see is not the narrow-minded, blame-driven politics we are currently witnessing, but a vision of where we are going as a country and an economy.