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Synonyms for limited
ˈlɪm ɪ tɪdlim·it·ed

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  1. express, limitedadjective

    public transport consisting of a fast train or bus that makes only a few scheduled stops

    "he caught the express to New York"

    expressage, express mail, express

    unlimited, nonspecific, immoderate, comprehensive, infinite, untrammelled, untrammeled, limitless, unqualified, oceanic, general, unrestricted, bottomless

  2. limitedadjective

    small in range or scope

    "limited war"; "a limited success"; "a limited circle of friends"

    modified, special, circumscribed

    comprehensive, unlimited, infinite, limitless, unqualified, general, oceanic, immoderate, unrestricted, bottomless, untrammelled, untrammeled, nonspecific

  3. circumscribed, limitedadjective

    subject to limits or subjected to limits

    modified, special, circumscribed

    unlimited, untrammelled, limitless, comprehensive, general, immoderate, unrestricted, nonspecific, bottomless, oceanic, unqualified, infinite, untrammeled

  4. limitedadjective

    including only a part

    modified, special, circumscribed

    comprehensive, nonspecific, untrammeled, untrammelled, oceanic, unlimited, unrestricted, infinite, limitless, immoderate, general, bottomless, unqualified

  5. limited, modifiedadjective


    modified, special, circumscribed

    immoderate, unlimited, infinite, oceanic, unqualified, bottomless, unrestricted, untrammelled, general, comprehensive, untrammeled, limitless, nonspecific

  6. limitedadjective

    not excessive

    modified, special, circumscribed

    unrestricted, unlimited, comprehensive, bottomless, nonspecific, unqualified, limitless, infinite, immoderate, untrammeled, general, oceanic, untrammelled

  7. limited, specialadjective

    having a specific function or scope

    "a special (or specific) role in the mission"

    especial(a), modified, particular(a), peculiar(a), circumscribed, particular, special(a), exceptional, special, extra

    limitless, immoderate, infinite, untrammelled, unqualified, unrestricted, comprehensive, untrammeled, bottomless, nonspecific, oceanic, general, unlimited

  8. limitedadjective

    not unlimited

    "a limited list of choices"

    modified, special, circumscribed

    unlimited, untrammeled, unqualified, nonspecific, infinite, comprehensive, unrestricted, limitless, bottomless, immoderate, oceanic, general, untrammelled

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  1. semified

    Submitted by anonymous on January 17, 2021  

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  1. limitedadjective

    restricted, confined, conditioned, finite, circumscribed


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  1. Matt Kean:

    The provision of supplementary food is one of the key strategies we are deploying to promote the survival and recovery of endangered species like the brush-tailed rock-wallaby, initial fire assessments indicate the habitat of several important brush-tailed rock-wallaby populations was burnt in the recent bushfires. The wallabies typically survive the fire itself, but are then left stranded with limited natural food as the fire takes out the vegetation around their rocky habitat.

  2. Ron Johnson:

    Together with deciding not to impose sanctions to halt the completion of the Nord Stream 2 pipeline, his limited demand on cyberattacks signals weakness that our adversaries will notice and take advantage of, president Biden's summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin confirmed our worst fear: he is too weak to stand up to adversaries.

  3. Norwegian Air:

    Norwegian's goal is to operate all flights on Saturday and Sunday as planned, as only a limited number of pilots are on strike this weekend.

  4. Debasish Mridha, M.D.:

    Our knowledge is limited, but the power of imagination is unlimited.

  5. Leemon Baird:

    The members of the governing council are the actual owners of the company. They aren't just advisers. They are Hedera, hedera is an LLC (limited liability company) that is split 39 ways — 39 companies own it, control it, and make all the decision.

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