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Narrowly vs Minimally - What's the difference?

narrowly | minimally |

As adverbs the difference between narrowly and minimally

is that narrowly is in a narrow manner; without flexibility or latitude while minimally is in a minimal way, in the least manner.

narrowly

English

Adverb

(en adverb)
  • In a narrow manner; without flexibility or latitude.
  • They regarded the new idea rather narrowly .
  • *
  • There is now such an immense "microliterature" on hepatics that, beyond a certain point I have given up trying to integrate (and evaluate) every minor paper published—especially narrowly floristic papers.
  • By a narrow margin; closely.
  • They narrowly escaped collision.
  • * {{quote-news
  • , year=2011 , date=October 29 , author=Neil Johnston , title=Norwich 3 - 3 Blackburn , work=BBC Sport citation , page= , passage=The visitors had not managed an away win in the top flight since the final day of last season, but Mauro Formica set the tone in the second minute with a rasping 25-yard drive which flew narrowly wide.}}

    minimally

    English

    Adverb

    (-)
  • In a minimal way, in the least manner.