1. relating to or supported by or located in a parish

- parochial schools

2. narrowly restricted in outlook or scope

- little sympathy with parochial mentality

Similar word(s): provincial, insular

Sentences with parochial as an adjective:

- The use of simple, primary colors in the painting gave it a parochial feel.Some people in the United States have been accused of taking a parochial view, of not being interested in international matters.