limitation
[lɪmɪˈteɪʃ(ə)n]
NOUN
limitations (plural noun) · limitations (plural noun)
  1. (limitations)
    a limiting rule or circumstance; a restriction.
    "severe limitations on water use"
    antonyms:
  2. law
    a legally specified period beyond which an action may be defeated or a property right does not continue.See also statute of limitations.
Origin
late Middle English: from Latin limitatio(n-), from the verb limitare ( see limit).
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How to use limitation in a sentence?
she knew her limitations better than she knew her worth.
the limitation of local authorities' powers.
severe limitations on water use.
How to say limitation in other languages?
Laguages Translations
Afrikaans (NOUN)beperking
Arabic (NOUN)القيد, التقادم, الحد, تقييد, قيود, قيد, التحديد, حد, حدود, القيود
Bangla সীমাবদ্ধতা
Bosnian (Latin) ograničenje
Bulgarian (NOUN)ограничение, давност
Cantonese (Traditional) 限制
Catalan (NOUN)limitació
Chinese Simplified 限制
Chinese Traditional 限制
Croatian (NOUN)ograničenje
Czech (NOUN)omezení, promlčecí, delimitace, omezování
Danish (NOUN)begrænsning, indskrænkning, begrænsning, forældelse
Dutch (NOUN)beperking, verjaring, begrenzing, limiet
Estonian (NOUN)piirang
Fijian vakaiyalayala
Filipino limitasyon
Finnish (NOUN)rajoitus, rajaaminen
French (NOUN)restriction, prescription
German (NOUN)Einschränkung, Begrenzung, Verjährungsfrist, Limitierung
Greek (NOUN)περιορισμός, παραγραφής, τον περιορισμό
Haitian Creole limitasyon tache e serye
Hebrew (NOUN)מגבלה, הגבלה, המגבלה, מגבלת, הגבלת
Hindi (NOUN)सीमा
Hmong Daw kev txwv
Hungarian (NOUN)korlátozás, jogvesztő, elévülési
Icelandic (NOUN)takmörkun, takmarkana
Indonesian (NOUN)batasan, pembatasan, keterbatasan, limitasi
Italian (NOUN)limitazione, prescrizione
Japanese (NOUN)制限, 限定, 制限事項, 限界, 制約
Kiswahili ukomo
Korean (NOUN)제한, 한계
Latvian (NOUN)ierobežojums, noilguma
Lithuanian (NOUN)apribojimas, ribojimo, senaties
Malagasy tsy fahatanterahany
Malay (Latin) (NOUN)batasan, pengehadan, had
Maltese (NOUN)limitazzjoni
Norwegian Bokmål begrensning
Persian (NOUN)محدودیت
Polish (NOUN)ograniczenie, przedawnienia, limitów
Portuguese (NOUN)limitação, prescrição
Querétaro Otomi ja
Romanian (NOUN)limitare, prescripţie
Russian (NOUN)ограничение, давности, либо ограничений
Samoan tapulaa
Serbian (Cyrillic) ограничење
Serbian (Latin) ograničenje
Slovak (NOUN)obmedzenie, premlčacia
Slovenian (NOUN)omejitev, zastaralni, omejevanje, prekluzivnih
Spanish (NOUN)limitación, prescripción, restricción
Swedish (NOUN)begränsning, inskränkningar
Tahitian otia
Tamil வரம்பு
Telugu పరిమితి
Thai (NOUN)จำกัด
Tongan fakangatangata
Turkish (NOUN)sınırlama, kısıtlama, zamanaşımı
Ukrainian (NOUN)обмеження
Urdu حد بندی
Vietnamese (NOUN)giới hạn, hạn chế
Welsh (NOUN)gyfyngiad, cyfyngu
Yucatec Maya limitación
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