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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. President Donald Trump on Wednesday:

    The resolution implies that the President's constitutional authority to use military force is limited to defense of the United States and its forces against imminent attack. That is incorrect, we live in a hostile world of evolving threats, and the Constitution recognizes that the President must be able to anticipate our adversaries' next moves and take swift and decisive action in response. That's what I did !

  2. Matt Graves:

    Because we know the pain of losing a child, we wanted to focus on an issue where we believe we can help prevent other parents from knowing our pain. We chose pediatric organ donation because we saw those families struggling with very limited resources to care for their children.

  3. Chief Executive Jean-Marie Mognetti:

    We have been trialing the platform with a limited number of clients for four to five months and are now launching to new clients.

  4. Le Prell:

    Ear plugs are effective in preventing hearing loss when they are used both correctly and consistently, this systematic review highlights the very limited data on prevention of recreational music-induced hearing loss using earplugs.

  5. Danton Goei:

    You can see that the trade war has had a very limited impact on their businesses and yet valuations have come down a lot because of the macro concerns. When you have very strong businesses and their valuations are falling for unrelated reasons, that appears like a good buying opportunity.

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