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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “limit”

limit

noun
 
 
/ˈlɪm.ɪt/
[C] the greatest amount, number or level of something that is either possible or allowed
限额;限制;上限
Is there a limit on the amount of money you can claim?
你能索赔到的金额有上限吗?
I think we ought to put a strict limit on the amount of time we can spend on the project.
我认为我们应该严格限制在这个项目上的时间投入。
There's a limit to the number of times I can stop what I'm doing just so I can help him!
我可以停下手里的活儿帮他的忙,但不能帮个没完,总要有个限度!
We set a time limit of thirty minutes for the test.
我们把测验的时间限定为30分钟。
Maximum and minimum
[U] informal the amount of something that is enough and not too much
限度,限量
Three martini cocktails are my limit.
我最多能喝3杯马丁尼鸡尾酒。
I won't have any more - I know my limit!
我不能再喝了——我知道自己的酒量!
Range and limits
the limit old-fashioned informal something that is very annoying or not convenient
忍耐的限度,容忍的极限
And now you're cutting your toenails in bed! - That really is the limit!
你竟然在床上剪脚趾甲!——真是太过分了!
Annoying
the largest amount of alcohol that is legally allowed to be present in the blood while a person is driving a vehicle
(法律规定的开车时血液中酒精含量的)最高限量
She was definitely driving over the limit.
她开车时体内酒精含量肯定超标了。
Drinking alcohol
limits [plural] limit
范围;限度
I'd like to play squash, but I'm sixty and I know my limits.
我想打壁球,不过我已经60岁了,知道自己有多少体力。
His genius knows no limits.
他的天资无可限量。
The pay rise was in excess of spending limits imposed/set by the government.
加薪幅度超出了政府规定的开支限度。
Range and limits
(Definition of limit noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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