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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “limit”

limit

verb [T]
 
 
/ˈlɪm.ɪt/
to control something so that it is not greater than a particular amount, number or level
限制,限定
I've been asked to limit my speech to ten minutes maximum.
我被要求把講話控制在十分鐘之內。
Having so little money to spend on an apartment does limit you in your choice.
可花在租公寓上的錢就這麽一點,當然會限制你的挑選餘地。
Limiting and restrictingPreventing and impeding
(Definition of limit verb from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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