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limit

noun uk   us   /ˈlɪm.ɪt/
B1 [C] the greatest amount, number, or level of something that is either possible or allowed: Is there a limit on the amount of money you can claim? I think we ought to put a strict limit on the amount of time we can spend on the project. There's a limit to the number of times I can stop what I'm doing just so I can help him! We set a time limit of 30 minutes for the test. [U] informal the amount of something that is enough and not too much: Three cocktails are my limit. I won't have any more - I know my limit!the limit old-fashioned informal something that is very annoying or not convenient: And now you're cutting your toenails in bed! That really is the limit! the largest amount of alcohol that is legally allowed to be present in the blood while a person is driving a vehicle: She was definitely driving over the limit.limits [plural] limit: I'd like to play squash, but I'm 60 and I know my limits. His genius knows no limits. The pay rise was in excess of spending limits imposed/set by the government.
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limit

verb [T] uk   us   /ˈlɪm.ɪt/
B2 to control something so that it is not greater than a particular amount, number, or level: I've been asked to limit my speech to ten minutes maximum. Having so little money to spend on an apartment does limit you in your choice.
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Traducciones de “limit”
en árabe الحَدّ الأقْصى…
en coreano 한도…
in Malaysian batas, had…
en francés limite, restriction…
en turco (miktar) sınır, hudut, had…
en italiano limite…
en chino (tradicionál) 限額, 限制, 上限…
en ruso предел, ограничение…
en polaco ograniczenie, granica…
in Vietnamese ranh giới, giới hạn…
en español límite…
en portugués limite…
in Thai ขีดจำกัด…
en alemán die Grenze…
en catalán límit…
en japonés 限界, 最大限度…
in Indonesian batas, penghematan…
en chino (simplificado) 限额, 限制, 上限…
(Definition of limit from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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