narrowness


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The nose was lean, full-nostrilled, and delicate, and of a size to fit the face; while the high forehead, as if to atone for its narrowness, was splendidly domed and symmetrical.
He measured the narrowness of their minds by the minds of the thinkers in the books he read.
Madame Saillard's face, despite its wrinkles, was expressive of obstinacy and severity, narrowness of ideas, an uprightness that might be called quadrangular, a religion without piety, straightforward, candid avarice, and the peace of a quiet conscience.
As a youth, by way of the saloon I had escaped from the narrowness of woman's influence into the wide free world of men.
But, there was one thing clear in the midst of her mortification; and that was, that she hated and detested Nicholas with all the narrowness of mind and littleness of purpose worthy a descendant of the house of Squeers.
Perhaps after a short rise it had fallen upon the earth, or even in the Gulf of Mexico-- a fall which the narrowness of the peninsula of Florida would render not impossible.
Secondly, what causes the length and narrowness of the bands?
English insular narrowness certainly never had franker expression than in his exclamation: 'For anything I can see, all foreigners are fools.
Unfortunately, I am confined to this theme by the narrowness of my experience.
The narrowness, the deadly monotony of it, almost drove me mad.
At any rate, he had been on the very verge of proposing to Claire when the interruption had occurred, and in bed that night, reviewing the affair, he had been appalled at the narrowness of his escape from taking a definite step.
It ends, in spite of your confounded English narrowness and prejudice, in my being perfectly happy and comfortable.