how to pronounce narrows


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narrows is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of narrows in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… really narrows it down so now in the …”

meanings of narrows


  1. An unincorporated community in Banks County, Georgia.
  2. A town in Virginia.
  3. An unincorporated community in Harney County, Oregon.
  4. An unincorporated community in the Leeds and the Thousand Islands, United Counties of Leeds and Grenville, Ontario, Canada.


  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of narrow.


  1. A narrow part of a navigable waterway.

narrows frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word narrows occurs in english on average 0.9 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics narrows can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that narrows can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

2) transport and travel;

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