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Meaning of LIMITED

Pronunciation:  'limitid

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  including only a part
  2. [adj]  not unlimited; "a limited list of choices"
  3. [adj]  having a specific function or scope; "a special (or specific) role in the mission"
  4. [adj]  small in range or scope; "limited war"; "a limited success"; "a limited circle of friends"
  5. [adj]  not excessive
  6. [adj]  mediocre
  7. [adj]  subject to limits or subjected to limits
 

LIMITED is a 7 letter word that starts with L.

 

 Synonyms: circumscribed, constricted, controlled, finite, incomprehensive, minor, moderate, modest, modified, narrow, noncomprehensive, pocket-size, pocket-sized, qualified, restricted, small, small-scale, special, specific
 
 Antonyms: limitless, unlimited
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Lim"it*ed\ (l[i^]m"[i^]t*[e^]d), a.
Confined within limits; narrow; circumscribed; restricted;
as, our views of nature are very limited.

{Limited company}, a company in which the liability of each
   shareholder is limited by the number of shares he has
   taken, so that he can not be called on to contribute
   beyond the amount of his shares. [Eng.] --Mozley & W.

 
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