Definition: having a narrow viewpoint
Part of Speech: Adjective
Synonym(s): narrow, small
Antonym(s): broad-minded, open-minded
1. Because James has a parochial outlook on financial matters, his perspective on the economy is very limited.
2. The majority political party has taken a parochial stance on the issue and will not consider the minority party’s offer.
3. In a parochial school, the curriculum is rooted in the values of the governing religious body.