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Synonyms for limitation
ˌlɪm ɪˈteɪ ʃən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. restriction, limitation(noun)

    a principle that limits the extent of something

    "I am willing to accept certain restrictions on my movements"

    Synonyms:
    confinement, restriction, limit

  2. limitation(noun)

    the quality of being limited or restricted

    "it is a good plan but it has serious limitations"

    Synonyms:
    restriction, limit

  3. limit, limitation(noun)

    the greatest amount of something that is possible or allowed

    "there are limits on the amount you can bet"; "it is growing rapidly with no limitation in sight"

    Synonyms:
    demarcation line, limit point, demarcation, terminus ad quem, bound, restriction, terminal point, limit, boundary, point of accumulation

  4. limitation(noun)

    (law) a time period after which suits cannot be brought

    "statute of limitations"

    Synonyms:
    restriction, limit

  5. limitation, restriction(noun)

    an act of limiting or restricting (as by regulation)

    Synonyms:
    confinement, restriction, limit

Wiktionary

  1. limitation(noun)

    Antonyms:
    limitelessness

  2. limitation(noun)

    Antonyms:
    limitelessness

  3. limitation(noun)

    Antonyms:
    limitelessness

  4. limitation(noun)

    Antonyms:
    limitelessness

  5. limitation(noun)

    The lawyer obtained impunity by dragging his obviously guilty client's case beyond the 10 years limitation

    Antonyms:
    limitelessness

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. limitation(n.)

    Synonyms:
    restriction, restraint

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. limitation(n)

    Synonyms:
    limit, restriction, restraint, circumscription, finitude

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How to use limitation in a sentence?

  1. Myron Tribus:

    Knowledge without know-how is sterile. We use the word "academic" in a pejorative sense to identify this limitation.

  2. Bruce Lee:

    Having no limitation as limitation

  3. Nathan M. Pusey:

    It is more difficult to maintain a realistic sense of human limitation. To refuse to become frustrated and angry, to analyze, to assess, to seek to understand and explain. To determine to be adult and fair. And, thus, to work patiently to improve while refusing to succumb to either cynicism and hopelessness. It is the long way around, but it is the civilized way, and the only way for those who have truly to understand the role of humane learning.

  4. Sarkis Darbinyan:

    The difference lies with the countries that have a higher culture of privacy and a significant limitation of access and use of this data, the scariest thing is that the epidemic will end someday, but these measures I'm sure will stay.

  5. Steve Adelman:

    Unsafe venue, no crowd management plan, no emergency plan, no trained crowd managers, no capacity limitation. the thing that people should look for when they go into any live event space … is clearly marked exits over a door which is accessible to them.

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