Translation of "limit" - English-Spanish dictionary

limit

noun uk /ˈlɪm·ɪt/ us /ˈlɪm·ɪt/

B1 the largest amount of something that is possible or allowed

límite
a time limit
There’s a limit to how much time we can spend on this.
verb uk /ˈlɪm·ɪt/ us /ˈlɪm·ɪt/

to control something so that it is less than a particular amount or number

limitar
We’ll have to limit the number of guests.

(Translation of “limit” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

limit

noun /ˈlimit/

the farthest point or place; the boundary

límite
There was no limit to his ambition.

a restriction

límite
We must put a limit on our spending.
limitation noun

an act of limiting

limitación
The government has imposed a limitation on the number of foreign cars which can be imported.

a lack, eg of a particular facility, ability etc

limitación
We all have our limitations.
limited adjective

(opposite unlimited) not very great, large etc ; restricted

limitado, restringido
My experience in this aspect of business is rather limited.

(with capital, abbreviated to Ltd.when written) a word used in the titles of certain companies

limitada
Bunters Cakes Ltd.
limitless adjective

sin límite
She seems to have limitless energy.

(Translation of “limit” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)