Nar"row*ly, adv. [AS. nearulice.] 1. With little breadth; in a narrow manner.
2. Without much extent; contractedly.
3. With minute scrutiny; closely; as, to look or watch
narrowly; to search
4. With a little margin or space; by a small distance; hence, closely; hardly; barely; only just; -- often with reference to an avoided danger or misfortune; as, he
5. Sparingly; parsimoniously.
6. With close adherence to the literal meaning of a text; as, to interpret
narrowly; to construe
narrowly; to read
narrowly; -- used especially of laws and contracts.
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