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Meaning of “limit sb to sth” - Learner’s Dictionary

limit sb to sth

phrasal verb with limit     /ˈlɪmɪt/ verb [T]
to only allow someone a particular amount or number of something: [often passive] We're limited to two pieces of luggage each. [often reflexive] I try to limit myself to two cups of coffee a day.Limiting and restrictingPreventing and impeding
(Definition of limit sb to sth from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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