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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
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