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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. John Doorbar:

    This is the main limitation of current vaccines. They are unable to protect against all HPV types. However, some types are more important for cancers than others and the key ones that cause cancers, the vaccine has protected against.

  2. Daniel Rose:

    The wreckage hadn't even been identified, let alone retrieved, tOTE had six months to file a limitation action. They should have waited to see if the wreckage would be found, which appears likely, and loved ones retrieved, rather than slapping the families with a lawsuit.

  3. 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.

  4. Gilbert Keith Chesterton:

    Art consists of limitation. The most beautiful part of every picture is the frame.

  5. Jean Todt:

    It was a disappointment when Ferrari decided to use its veto right on the price of limitation, for the customer teams, so I have been trying to see what could be an option, a veto is like having a gun in the pocket, so you must be careful when you use it.

Images & Illustrations of limitation

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