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limitar [li.mi.tar.] : limit (v.)
[ Etymology: Spanish: limitar: limit ]

Derivatives of limitar

n. (attribute)1. bound, boundary, limitthe greatest possible degree of something.; "what he did was beyond the bounds of acceptable behavior"; "to the limit of his ability"
~ extentthe distance or area or volume over which something extends.; "the vast extent of the desert"; "an orchard of considerable extent"
~ knife-edgea narrow boundary.; "he lived on a knife-edge between genius and insanity"
~ absoluteness, starkness, utternessthe quality of being complete or utter or extreme.; "the starkness of his contrast between justice and fairness was open to many objections"
~ heat barrier, thermal barriera limit to high speed flight imposed by aerodynamic heating.
~ level best, utmost, uttermost, maximumthe greatest possible degree.; "he tried his utmost"
~ verge, brinkthe limit beyond which something happens or changes.; "on the verge of tears"; "on the brink of bankruptcy"
n. (time)2. limit, terminal point, terminus ad quemfinal or latest limiting point.
~ end, endingthe point in time at which something ends.; "the end of the year"; "the ending of warranty period"
n. (location)3. limitas far as something can go.
~ extremitythe outermost or farthest region or point.
~ maximumthe point on a curve where the tangent changes from positive on the left to negative on the right.
~ minimumthe point on a curve where the tangent changes from negative on the left to positive on the right.
~ reach, rangethe limits within which something can be effective.; "range of motion"; "he was beyond the reach of their fire"
n. (location)4. demarcation, demarcation line, limitthe boundary of a specific area.
~ edgethe outside limit of an object or area or surface; a place farthest away from the center of something.; "the edge of the leaf is wavy"; "she sat on the edge of the bed"; "the water's edge"
~ boundary, bounds, boundthe line or plane indicating the limit or extent of something.
~ city limit, city limitsthe limits of the area occupied by a city or town.
~ upper limitthe limit on the upper (or northernmost) side of something.
~ lower limitthe limit on the lower (or southernmost) side of something.
~ three-mile limitthe limit of a nation's territorial waters.
n. (quantity)5. limit, limit point, point of accumulationthe mathematical value toward which a function goes as the independent variable approaches infinity.
~ indefinite quantityan estimated quantity.
n. (quantity)6. limit, limitationthe greatest amount of something that is possible or allowed.; "there are limits on the amount you can bet"; "it is growing rapidly with no limitation in sight"
~ indefinite quantityan estimated quantity.
~ peak, extremumthe most extreme possible amount or value.; "voltage peak"
~ cutoffa designated limit beyond which something cannot function or must be terminated.
v. (change)7. bound, confine, limit, restrain, restrict, throttle, trammelplace limits on (extent or access).; "restrict the use of this parking lot"; "limit the time you can spend with your friends"
~ tighten, reducenarrow or limit.; "reduce the influx of foreigners"
~ tielimit or restrict to.; "I am tied to UNIX"; "These big jets are tied to large airports"
~ gaterestrict (school boys') movement to the dormitory or campus as a means of punishment.
~ draw a line, draw the linereasonably object (to) or set a limit (on).; "I draw the line when it comes to lending money to friends!"
~ mark off, mark outset boundaries to and delimit.; "mark out the territory"
~ harness, rein, rulekeep in check.; "rule one's temper"
~ baffle, regulatecheck the emission of (sound).
~ hamper, cramp, halter, strangleprevent the progress or free movement of.; "He was hampered in his efforts by the bad weather"; "the imperialist nation wanted to strangle the free trade between the two small countries"
~ tighten up, constrain, stiffen, tightenrestrict.; "Tighten the rules"; "stiffen the regulations"
~ clamp down, crack downrepress or suppress (something regarded as undesirable).; "The police clamped down on illegal drugs"
~ inhibitlimit the range or extent of.; "Contact between the young was inhibited by strict social customs"
~ constrain, cumber, encumber, restrainhold back.
~ curb, control, hold in, contain, moderate, check, holdlessen the intensity of; temper; hold in restraint; hold or keep within limits.; "moderate your alcohol intake"; "hold your tongue"; "hold your temper"; "control your anger"
v. (change)8. circumscribe, confine, limitrestrict or confine,.; "I limit you to two visits to the pub a day"
~ hold downrestrain.; "please hold down the noise so that the neighbors can sleep"
~ keep down, numberplace a limit on the number of.
~ caprestrict the number or amount of.; "We had to cap the number of people we can accept into our club"
~ curtail, restrict, curb, cut backplace restrictions on.; "curtail drinking in school"
~ minify, decrease, lessenmake smaller.; "He decreased his staff"
~ delimitate, demarcate, delimitset, mark, or draw the boundaries of something.
~ contentsatisfy in a limited way.; "He contented himself with one glass of beer per day"
~ rationrestrict the consumption of a relatively scarce commodity, as during war.; "Bread was rationed during the siege of the city"
v. (communication)9. define, determine, fix, limit, set, specifydecide upon or fix definitely.; "fix the variables"; "specify the parameters"
~ quantifyuse as a quantifier.
~ choose, pick out, select, takepick out, select, or choose from a number of alternatives.; "Take any one of these cards"; "Choose a good husband for your daughter"; "She selected a pair of shoes from among the dozen the salesgirl had shown her"
~ namemention and identify by name.; "name your accomplices!"
~ resetset anew.; "They re-set the date on the clock"
~ definegive a definition for the meaning of a word.; "Define `sadness'"