parochial definition

  • adjective:
    • Of, regarding, supported by, or based in a parish.
    • Of or concerning parochial schools.
    • Narrowly restricted in range or perspective; provincial: parochial attitudes.
    • with respect to a parish.
    • described as an unsophisticated target regional concerns on exclusion of broader contexts; primary in scope or outlook.
    • Of or with respect to a parish; limited to a parish.
    • restricted; slim; having or described as narrow interests devoted to yourself or an individual's neighborhood; narrow-minded; provincial.
    • narrowly restricted in outlook or range
    • relating to or supported by or located in a parish
  • others:
    • Of or regarding a parish: because, a parochial customized.
    • Local; provincial; narrow.

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