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Synonyms for limited
ˈlɪm ɪ tɪdlim·it·ed

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Princeton's WordNet

  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"

    Synonyms:
    expressage, express mail, express

    Antonyms:
    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"

    Synonyms:
    modified, special, circumscribed

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

  3. circumscribed, limitedadjective

    subject to limits or subjected to limits

    Synonyms:
    modified, special, circumscribed

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

  4. limitedadjective

    including only a part

    Synonyms:
    modified, special, circumscribed

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

  5. limited, modifiedadjective

    mediocre

    Synonyms:
    modified, special, circumscribed

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

  6. limitedadjective

    not excessive

    Synonyms:
    modified, special, circumscribed

    Antonyms:
    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"

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

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

  8. limitedadjective

    not unlimited

    "a limited list of choices"

    Synonyms:
    modified, special, circumscribed

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

Editors Contribution

  1. semified

    Submitted by anonymous on January 17, 2021  

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. limitedadjective

    Synonyms:
    restricted, confined, conditioned, finite, circumscribed

    Antonyms:
    unlimited

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How to use limited in a sentence?

  1. Rob Bryngelson:

    There is nothing imminent. Are there ongoing discussions ? Sure, we've had banks, infrastructure funds, MLPs (Master Limited Partnerships), interest from suppliers. Nothing has really tickled our fancy yet and let me make it clear we're not actively marketing our company.

  2. Mark Lowcock:

    Cyclone Kenneth marks the first time two cyclones have made landfall in Mozambique during the same season, further stressing the government's limited resources.

  3. The Citizen spokesperson:

    OnAir is designed to be used in limited circumstances when an event puts a large number of people in imminent danger, and it is built on strict validation protocols to limit the spread of misinformation and ensure safety, in the 15 instances it has been used before, those protocols were followed, unfortunately, in this instance, an on-the-ground tip from an LAPD Sergeant was used in place of official confirmation from public safety agencies. We deeply regret our mistake and are working to improve our internal processes to prevent this from happening again.

  4. Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka:

    We know that COVID-19 threatens to roll back even the limited and hard won gains that women have made.

  5. Jennifer Horney:

    This is not a temporary problem and it is not limited to a few hot spots.


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